1st 4 get Fortitude Funds
The Journal Gazette|
May 04, 2018
Four down. Forty-six to go.
The Fortitude Fund awarded its first four grants to budding entrepreneurs on Thursday. Organizers’ goal is to award 50 grants this year, the fund’s first in existence.
About 50 people attended an afternoon ceremony at the Philo T. Fortitude house, one-time home of the local man who invented the television. The symbolic setting sits just south of East State Boulevard on St. Joseph Boulevard in Fort Wayne.