MCN Companies were all over the news in 2017.

Here are a small sample of the stories where they showed up.

1000ecofarms : 09/04/2017 : http://www.digitaljournal.com/business/new-blockchain-for-agriculture-and-food-businesses/article/501623

African Renewable Energy Distributor : 08/17/2017 : http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/218141/

Atayne : 01/13/2017 : http://bangordailynews.com/2017/01/12/sports/maine-maritime-athletes-to-wear-100-percent-recycled-organic-uniforms/

Back to the Roots : 01/13/2017 : http://people.com/human-interest/man-who-survived-a-terrorist-kidnapping-cancer-and-the-bachelorette-becomes-successful-mushroom-entrepreneur/

Back to the Roots : 03/07/2017 : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/01/dining/cereal-health-new-york-city-public-schools.html?_r=0

Back to the Roots : 08/25/2017 : http://www.pymnts.com/news/retail/2017/back-to-the-roots-natural-foods-ecommerce-innovation/

Back to the Roots : 09/17/2017 : http://www.sustainablebrands.com/news_and_views/collaboration/sustainable_brands/back_roots_teams_fall_out_boy_accelerate_undo_food_m

BlocPower : 03/27/2017 : https://marketplace.blocpower.io/honored-to-have-donnel-baird-on-crains-40-under-40-class-of-2017/

Conscious Period : 09/05/2017 : http://www.teenvogue.com/story/healthy-vagina-at-college

CSRHub : 08/16/2017 : http://www.triplepundit.com/podium/how-to-improve-your-csr-score-2/

Day one Response : 04/10/2017 : http://www.esquireme.com/content/20031-10-ideas-that-could-change-the-world

EcoZoom : 01/03/2017 : http://www.wweek.com/outdoors/2017/01/03/five-products-that-will-help-you-survive-the-cascadia-earthquake/

EFK Group (Eco Fuels Kenya) : 01/04/2017 : http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/28/africa/croton-nuts-biofuel-aes/

Energy Harvesters LLC : 03/23/2017 : http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/gtx-corp-signs-collaboration-agreement-with-energy-harvesters-llc-pinksheets-gtxo-2204586.htm

Esoko : 01/18/2017 : http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Esoko-utilising-mobile-money-service-to-reach-smallholder-farmers-501946

Evaptainers : 05/17/2017 : http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2017/05/17/boston-startup-to-deploy-300-electricity-free.html

Evaptainers : 06/02/2017 : https://techcrunch.com/2017/06/02/evaptainers-decouples-refrigeration-from-electricity-to-help-rural-farms-and-families/

Farmland LP : 08/11/2017 : http://www.farmlandlp.com/2017/08/farmland-lp-highlighted-federal-reserve/

First Access : 06/20/2017 : http://frp.org/downloads/press_releases/EN-Press-Release-June-20-2017-rolling-competition.pdf

Fresh Coast Capital : 01/17/2017 : http://wkbn.com/2017/01/17/chicago-company-presents-ideas-to-beautify-youngstowns-vacant-lots/

Gham Power : 05/06/2017 : http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-05-06/ncell-feted-for-telecom-project.html

Ignitia : 01/04/2017 : http://www.foodnavigator.com/Science/The-next-generation-of-food-tech-Nobel-Laureates-discuss-future-of-food

Immersed Games : 02/01/2017 : http://www.forbes.com/sites/devinthorpe/2017/02/01/this-entrepreneur-seeks-holy-grail-of-education-video-games-that-teach/#102caab35971

Jerry the Bear : 03/10/2017 : https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/motivate-me/97473817/diabetes-ambassador-emily-wilson-plans-big-adventure-with-jerry-the-bear

JikoPower : 01/10/2017 : http://cleanleap.com/jiko-power-enhancing-rural-communication

JikoPower : 10/12/2017 : https://www.geekwire.com/2017/inventions-love-pillsy-jikopower-safkan-pitch-geeky-gadgets-voters-geekwire-summit/

Jitasa : 06/02/2017 : https://www.accountingtoday.com/news/jitasa-introduces-accounting-services-and-technology-bundle-for-nonprofits

Karibu Solar Power : 10/05/2017 : https://www.durhamregion.com/news-story/7598262-collaboration-to-drive-innovation-investment-and-job-growth-key-discussions-at-durham-idea-summit-2-0/

Koe Koe Tech : 05/26/2017 : https://asiancorrespondent.com/2017/05/burma-facebook-can-ob-gyn/#dIvc7zeiTVCxxP7v.97

kopo kopo : 03/31/2017 : https://pctechmag.com/2017/03/kopo-kopo-partners-with-mastercard-to-launch-masterpass-qr-in-sub-saharan-africa/

Kopo Kopo : 08/21/2017 : http://disrupt-africa.com/2017/08/how-this-senegalese-fintech-startup-is-going-pan-african/

Kuli Kuli : 10/05/2017 : https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestreptalks/2017/10/05/a-startup-backed-by-kelloggs-vc-arm-kuli-kuli-introduces-americans-to-a-new-superfood-moringa/#37110f64e06d

Kuli Kuli : 10/16/2017 : https://real-leaders.com/meet-moringa-the-most-nutrient-dense-plant-on-the-planet/

Kulisha : 05/11/2017 : https://foodtechconnect.com/2017/05/11/millennial-food-innovators-kulisha-turns-flies-into-sustainable-animal-feed/

Lumeter : 06/27/17 : http://www.plugintheworld.com/mobisol/2017/06/27/mobisol-acquires-lumeter-to-expand-off-grid-solar-pay-as-you-go-solution/

LuminAID : 03/27/2017 : https://smallbiztrends.com/2017/03/luminaid-goes-from-shark-tank-funding-to-fedex-win.html

LuminAID : 08/15/2017 : https://www.nextbigfuture.com/2017/08/singularity-global-grand-challenge-winners-for-2017.html

LuminAID : 08/28/2017 : http://2paragraphs.com/2017/08/luminaid-what-happened-after-200k-mark-cuban-shark-tank-deal/

LuminAID : 10/15/2017 : http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/jackson_hole_daily/local/chef-lands-in-puerto-rico-ready-to-help/article_6da1c754-e67a-59b5-b754-1f35330e94bb.html

Maya Mountain Cacao : 01/05/2017 : http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/travel/ct-belize-cacao-farms-travel-0115-20170105-story.html

Maya Mountain Cacao : 07/23/2017 : https://www.confectionerynews.com/Article/2017/08/23/Uncommon-Cacao-Startup-frees-chocolate-makers-from-commodity-market

Mera Gao MGP : 06/05/2017 : https://news.impactalpha.com/oceans-on-deck-indoor-farms-in-the-mideast-asias-hotspots-a-merchant-bank-for-social-ventures-db8c67e185d5

MilkCrate : 01/20/2017 : http://www.philly.com/philly/business/MilkCrate-changes-course-and-lands-a-big-social-impact-client

MISFIT Juicery : 02/10/2017 : https://www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/stories/food-products-made-food-waste

MISFIT Juicery : 08/22/2017 : https://www.axios.com/exclusive-uber-financials-2475912645.html

MISFIT Juicery : 10/18/2017 : http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/Georgetown-University-Alumni-Association-Announces-Recipients-of-Entrepreneurial-Excellence-Awards-Recognizing-Social-Impact-E-Commerce-and-Technology-Innovators-1004757412

Mozambikes : 09/15/2017 : https://www.crowdrise.com/mozambikes?lang=en-us

Musana : 09/12/2017 : http://disrupt-africa.com/2017/09/ugandas-musana-carts-creates-army-of-solar-powered-entrepreneurs/

Musana Carts : 08/08/2017 : http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/11/165824.html

One World Play Project : 01/17/2017 : http://ghanasoccernet.com/afc-seeding-hope-through-football-donation-in-iraq

One World Play Project : 09/04/2017 : https://www.sportanddev.org/en/article/news/refugees-share-stories-about-finding-home-through-play

PeopleTowels : 10/15/2017 : http://krwg.org/post/all-natural-award-winning-and-striving-zero-waste

PublicStuff : 09/12/2017 : http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3481123

PulpWorks : 01/10/2017 : http://www.sfchronicle.com/visionsf/article/VisionSF-Spotlight-Pulpworks-10849012.php

Re-Nuble : 08/30/2017 : https://technical.ly/brooklyn/2017/08/30/brooklyn-loves-agtech/

Re-Nuble : 09/15/2017 : http://www.innovateli.com/re-nuble-targets-usda-organic-certifications/

Roads Ahead et al. : 01/28/2017 : http://www.hivelocitymedia.com/founders/cethansmith092613.aspx

Runa : 01/20/2017 : https://munchies.vice.com/en/articles/this-amazonian-super-tea-will-help-you-interpret-your-dreams

Runa : 01/27/2017 : http://www.billionaire.com/travel/2701/indigenous-brew-an-amazonian-superleaf

RUR Greenlife : 08/07/2017 : http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/residents-in-mumbai-turn-18-000-discarded-tetra-pak-cartons-into-four-garden-benches/story-w7rbWIteg5KL2UJJczSoIM.html

Saathi : 01/06/2017 : http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/startups/saathi-healthcare-startup-makes-biodegradable-pads-from-banana-fibre/articleshow/56363299.cms

Saathi : 01/23/2017 : https://www.scoopwhoop.com/This-New-Sanitary-Pad-Has-No-Plastic-Or-Chemicals-And-Dissolves-Naturally-In-6-Months/#.h0im96vah

Saathi : 05/26/2017 : https://feminisminindia.com/2017/05/26/biodegradable-pads-saathi-banana-fibre/

Saathi : 09/08/2017 : http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/startup/here-are-five-startups-working-in-the-area-of-women-hygiene-in-india-2380521.html

Sanergy : 08/30/2017 : http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-4835696/Charlie-Puth-fetes-Kenya-hygiene-innovator.html

Sanivation : 01/03/2017 : http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/14015/Sanivation-Turns-Waste-Into-Fuel-in-Kenya.aspx

Sanivation : 01/16/2017 : http://nairobinews.nation.co.ke/jobs/chivas-regal-venture-competition-winner-announced/

sanivation : 04/10/2017 : http://www.esquireme.com/content/20031-10-ideas-that-could-change-the-world

Sanivation : 08/08/2017 : http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/human-poop-turned-charcoal-kenya-cooking-fuel-source-eco-friendly-gobar-gas-lifest/1/1021336.html

Sol VISTA : 10/19/2017 : http://www.mymcmedia.org/bethesda-green-honors-sustainable-businesses-during-gala-video/

Sonsight Wind : 10/17/2017 : http://nawindpower.com/doe-funds-six-distributed-wind-projects-across-u-s

Sonsight Wind : 10/18/2017 : https://cleantechnica.com/2017/10/18/us-energy-dept-shows-love-teeny-tiny-micro-wind-turbines/

Tala : 01/17/2017 : http://www.socaltech.com/interview_with_shivani_siroya_tala/s-0068771.html

Tala : 02/23/2017 : http://www.forbes.com/sites/clareoconnor/2017/02/22/woman-led-tala-raises-30-million-series-b-for-micro-loans-via-smartphone/#111215703470

Uncommon Cacao : 10/12/2017 : https://news.impactalpha.com/impact-rated-mutual-fund-tiedemann-acquires-threshold-impact-investing-turns-10-closing-the-2e36e5ce8d05

Up Top Acres : 08/22/2017 : http://wtop.com/food-restaurant/2017/08/lean-plate-club-rooftop-farming-trend-means-veggies/

Urban Pastoral Collective : 08/08/2017 : http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/baltimore-city/bs-md-urban-pastoral-20170726-story.html

Vayando : 09/06/2017 : http://www.globalatlanta.com/four-startups-named-atlanta-exchange-toulouse-france/

Wash Cycle Laundry : 09/05/2017 : http://generocity.org/philly/2017/09/05/grid-100th-issue-event-tickets/

Wecyclers : 01/04/2017 : http://thenationonlineng.net/amazons-turning-waste-wealth/

WeCyclers : 02/12/2017 : https://www.bellanaija.com/2017/02/our-focus-is-letting-people-know-that-waste-is-a-resource-bilikiss-adebiyi-abiola-speaks-with-mr-fab-on-under-40-ceos/

wecyclers : 08/27/2017 : http://punchng.com/business-partners-must-be-open-minded-mbaka/

WeCyclers : 10/14/2017 : http://www.nigeriatoday.ng/2017/10/waste-is-wealth/

Wello Water : 05/02/2017 : https://michiganross.umich.edu/about/our-history/legacy-innovations

WeSpire : 01/12/2017 : http://finance.yahoo.com/news/leading-global-organizations-turn-wespire-160000411.html

wespire : 08/25/2017 : https://www.greenbiz.com/article/game-7-approaches-hack-employee-engagement