Local Startup, Planet Fundraiser, hits major funding within the Velocity Accelerator

Planet Fundraiser, nurtured within the Innovation Depot and further in the Velocity Accelerator, experience a major expansion into Atlanta a couple of months ago.

In the same way, another expansion has been occurred, amounting up to $1 million.

Planet Fundraiser is Expanding
via Kathleen Hamrick

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157 Miles to free Healthcare for those in need

Meet Kathleen Hamrick. Entrepreneur. Humanitarian. Ultramarathoner.

 Photo credit: James Accomb assisted by Andi Rice for Birmingham Magazine, AL.com
Photo credit: James Accomb assisted by Andi Rice for Birmingham Magazine, AL.com

Knowing that 13% of our Birmingham community is uninsured and underserved, Hamrick decided to take a stand. She is going to make a difference. This October, she will be running a 157-mile self-supported ultramarathon in the Amazonian Rainforest of Brazil, one of the world’s top ten most difficult races.

 Photo credit: James Accomb assisted by Andi Rice for Birmingham Magazine, AL.com
Photo credit: James Accomb assisted by Andi Rice for Birmingham Magazine, AL.com

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