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Kellie Brown is a crowdfunding consultant and social entrepreneur who has worked to leverage partnerships, philanthropy, and fundraising efforts for underserved and underestimated communities in Philadelphia and Baltimore for over a decade. She is the CEO/founder of the online fundraising platform, SpreadKarma.org. SpreadKarma® empowers positive social impact in underserved and marginalized communities through crowdfunding.
Kellie is also the co-creator of Spread Good Karma Day, August 1st, which kicks off Black Philanthropy Month. Last August, her team rallied volunteers and partnering organizations to help serve 150 families while delivering groceries and meals in Baltimore city. SpreadKarma® was recently listed as one of 20 promising tech startups to watch in Baltimore by Technical.ly. Other exciting news for SpreadKarma® includes the acceptance into Johns Hopkins Social Innovations Lab Accelerator that is running simultaneously with InnovationWorks-GSBI's Accelerator. She's the winner of the Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Foundation Pitch Competition as well as a finalist in the Attman Competitive Business Prize Competition and the Rise to the Challenge Pitch Competition hosted by the University of Baltimore. SpreadKarma® helps individuals, social entrepreneurs, nonprofit organizations, and businesses build stronger communities.