On International Women’s Day, BetaKit announced its 40 Women in Tech Worth Following. ventureLAB client Janelle Hinds was listed for her work as CEO of Helping Hands, a mobile app that connects high school volunteers to placements in their communities. At an incredibly young age, Janelle has achieved so much and we couldn’t be more excited for her recognition!

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Helping Hands was also a part of the communityBUILD Social Venture Pipeline program which kicked off in the spring of 2016 and wrapped up last month. In partnership with LaunchYU (York University), United Way GTA and Seneca HELIX, communityBUILD delivered an incubator/accelerator program to four deserving social ventures.