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PDFF Receives $200,000 Grant from Barclays

Grant builds on the $100,000 Barclays committed to launch the Foundation's Equitable Entrepreneurial Ecosystem (E3) last year WILMINGTON, Del. (June 10, 2021) – The Pete du Pont Fr...
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2 months ago

PDFF recognizes Covid-19 ‘Heroes’

Pete du Pont once said, “Optimism is driven primarily by the ingenuity and resilience of America’s people.” In 2020, we saw individuals, families, businesses, and communities ra...
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4 months ago

Obituary – Pierre S. “Pete” du Pont IV

Former Delaware Governor and Congressman Pierre S. (“Pete”) du Pont IV died today, May 8, 2021,  at his home in Wilmington, Delaware after a long illness.    Governor du Po...
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4 months ago

E3 Open Application Cycle is Now Open for New Castle County Entrepreneurs

Following a successful pilot, the Pete du Pont Freedom Foundation, in partnership with Wilmington Alliance, is accepting applications for the next round of entrepreneurs in New Castle...
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4 months ago