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November 26, 2014 07:00 ET

Sora Capital Investee Company HelpHub Services Inc. Helps the AMS at the University of British Columbia to 600% Increase

Ron Gorodetsky, Manager of Student Services at the Alma Mater Society of UBC Has Said That Sora Capital Corp. Investee Company HelpHub Services Inc. "Helped Us Grow Our Paid Tutoring Operations by 600% in a Single Month"

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 26, 2014) - Sora Capital Corp. ("the Company" or "Sora") (CSE:SOR) is pleased to announce Sora investee company HelpHub Services Inc. ("HelpHub") reports their agreement with the Alma Mater Society of the University of British Columbia has made an immediate impact, helping grow their paid tutoring options by 600% in the first month.

"HelpHub helped us grow our paid tutoring operations by 600% in a single month," said Ron Gorodetsky, Manager of Student Services at the Society. The implementation of the program has led to over 5000 searches and one tutor billing in excess of $2800 in a single month.

HelpHub reduces the workload involved in manually operating a tutoring program and enables students to communicate with tutors anytime, anywhere. HelpHub led AMS to focus on marketing, growing, and scaling their tutoring program to reach and serve more students. By streamlining all steps of the society's tutoring needs, HelpHub allows them to spend less time managing their tutoring system and more time focused on what matters, helping students achieve their academic goals.

"As far as validation goes, the success we are enjoying at UBC is enormous," comments Miguel Kudry, Founder and CEO of HelpHub. "We are actively pursuing a number of highly respected institutions and look forward to scaling out our product throughout the institutional field."

Additionally, HelpHub is continuing execution of an extended program to its' marketing campaign by targeting students, tutors, institutions and channel partners, and by reinforcing existing relationships while continuing to respond to their users and to further strengthen their platform of tutoring tools and services.

About the Alma Mater Society of the University of British Columbia

The Alma Mater Society (AMS) is the student society of UBC Vancouver and represents more than 48,000 students at UBC's Vancouver campus and the affiliated colleges. The AMS also operates student services, student owned businesses, faculty constituencies, resource groups and clubs. In addition to offering services to students, the AMS is an advocate of student issues and ensures the needs of students are presented to the University Administration and the Provincial and Federal governments.

About HelpHub Services Inc.

Vancouver, BC based HelpHub.com is an on-demand tutoring marketplace that connects tutors and students anytime, anywhere.

About Sora Capital Corp.

Based in Vancouver, BC, the Company (http://soracapital.ca) has made strategic investments in two technology companies, HelpHub Services Inc. (https://helphub.me) and RosterBot Inc. (https://rosterbot.com).

Both companies are in the Software as a Service (SaaS) segment of the technology industry.

The shares of Sora Capital trade publicly on the Canadian Stock Exchange under the symbol CSE:SOR.

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Contact Information

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    Terri Anne Welyki
    Sora Capital Corp.
    778 238 2333
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    Transcend Resource Group
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