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18Feb/110

Our First Crowdfunding Project (Ya There Will Be More)

By Marcie Barnes

We've started a project at the most awesome www.crowdrise.com - where people can post projects or events to benefit charity. And they have a really important tagline: "if you don't give back no one will like you".

Since Spherre, Inc. is technically a for-profit company, you can't give money directly to us, but that's fine because we've designated one of our most favorite charities, Panzou Project, to get the funds. And we're OK with that, since the fantastic ex-gang members at Panzou make us beautiful t-shirts. And if I may, the beautiful Founder of Panzou, Laura, could really use the work for her team. This is a charity that should never, ever, go down in flames.

The crowdfunding page is here: http://www.crowdrise.com/spherre. Please consider skipping a latte, a new pair of shoes, or the new Mercedes in order to help us help Panzou who helps us in return. A win-win all around.

For more information about spherre, you might want to check out www.facebook.com/spherre or www.twitter.com/spherre - or we're happy to have you contact us directly at info (at) spherre dot com.

The Panzou Project website is at www.panzouproject.org and they are also on those oh-so-popular sites: www.facebook.com/PanZOuProject and twitter.com/panzouproject

Thanks for your consideration in making the world a better place!

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11Feb/111

Spherre, Inc. Joins Square Roots Program at Square 1 Bank

February 11, 2011


We're pleased to announce our participation in the
Square Roots program!

By Marcie Barnes

Spherre, Inc. - a Triangle-based venture in North Carolina that is building a Social(ly Responsible) Network on a new, web-based architecture - is pleased to announce it's enrollment in the Square Roots Program, one of only a few in the country designed to help early stage companies navigate the startup ecosystem.

The Square Roots team came highly recommended to us by several trusted sources and we are thrilled to be joining the program. We know this will help Spherre to grow in a positive and enriching environment.

Adam Smith, Vice President and Director of Square Roots commented: "We are excited to be working with the Spherre team and to watch the young company as it develops. We're impressed with their potential and happy to have them participating in the Square Roots program."

For more information about the Square Roots program, visit:

https://www.square1financial.com/squareroots

You can sign up to join Spherre (and to receive updates) by visiting:

http://www.spherre.com

   

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