Social Enterprise Greenhouse creates and nurtures inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystems that foster just, equitable and resilient communities.

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*self-reported number aggregated from the entrepreneurs we work with.

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Nonprofit Innovation Lab Public Voting Open Now!

We're excited to introduce you to the 2022 fellows from the Nonprofit Innovation Lab, brought to you by Social Enterprise Greenhouse and United Way of Rhode Island. On February 1st, they will pitch their innovative ideas for a chance to win a share of $90,000 in seed funding.

Help us determine the winner of the Public Choice Award by voting on your favorite innovation idea. Voting ends February 1st.

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Register for Nonprofit Innovation Lab Impact Showcase!

Join us on February 1st for a convening of Rhode Island’s nonprofit community, including a pitch competition featuring ten organizations from the Nonprofit Innovation Lab, brought to you by Social Enterprise Greenhouse and United Way of Rhode Island!
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Meet Our New CEO!

It is with great excitement that we introduce SEG’s new Chief Executive Officer Hina Musa! Hina joins SEG with over a decade of experience in international, government, and social impact organizations.

We are so excited to have Hina as part of the SEG team and have her guidance and insight to support our social impact businesses and community!

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Kelly Ramirez Op-Ed in the ProJo

Our country has an urgent need for a business culture that prioritizes both profit and positive social impact, as VP Kamala Harris’s visit to SEG in May 2021 demonstrated. In this op-ed for The Providence Journal, SEG CEO Kelly Ramirez explains how RI can lead the way.
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Read Our 2021 Impact Report

Our 2021 Impact Report is out! It was a year of collaboration and growth for SEG as we emerged out of the pandemic. Learn about our small business support efforts and the incredible impact our ecosystem had last year.

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Kelly Ramirez Op-Ed in the ProJo

Our country has an urgent need for a business culture that prioritizes both profit and positive social impact, as VP Kamala Harris’s visit to SEG in May 2021 demonstrated. In this op-ed for The Providence Journal, SEG CEO Kelly Ramirez explains how RI can lead the way.
Read now

We provide the networks, knowledge, and resources to help 
entrepreneurs, businesses, and communities maximize their social impact.

Our Network

SEG is a network of more than 1000 enterprises and over 200 business and community leaders who contribute time, expertise and funding to grow social impact ecosystems in Rhode Island and beyond.


Our Programs

Work with a cohort as you progress through the life cycle of your business.

Unsure which program is right for you? Our matching tool can help!

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Ideator

Have an idea you want to explore but not sure how to go about it? Develop and validate your idea with support in our Ideator.

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Incubator

Ready to get started but need some help? Our Incubator will guide you through the basics to launch your social enterprise!

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Accelerator

Already up and running and ready for the next step? Scale your social enterprise with expert support in our Accelerator program!

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Our Services

Learn, grow, and connect at any point in your entrepreneurial journey.

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Advising

Connect with personalized advising services to support your venture.

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Coworking

Work alongside other socially minded professionals in a friendly workspace.

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Talent Matchmaking

Find and hire the perfect team member with the help of our Talent Concierge.

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Peer Support

Learn, exchange ideas, and connect with other founders in our monthly roundtable format.

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Loan Fund

Access loans to support the growth of your venture, with expert advising included.

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Events

Explore our calendar for workshops, networking opportunities, and other events.

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