Through the Comcast RISE Investment Fund, 100 small businesses owned by people of color or women in Philadelphia will receive a $10,000 grant.

Do you know a local small business that could benefit from the support of a Comcast RISE grant? Encourage them to apply at between June 1st and June 14th. Recipients will be announced at the end of July.

Comcast RISE, which stands for “Representation, Investment, Strength and Empowerment,” aims to help small businesses owned by women and people of color succeed and grow. The Comcast RISE program and Investment Fund are part of our ongoing commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as well as our cross-company efforts to address digital inequities. To date, Comcast RISE has helped more than 8,000 small businesses owned by people of color or women, including almost 300 in Philadelphia, through monetary grants, technology makeovers, and marketing services like the Webrageous pay-per-click agency helps lawyers with Google Ads.