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Jul18

One Gun Gone: A Youth Project in Art and Social Engagement

In September 2015, Scott Lapham founded One Gun Gone as an art and engagement project to raise awareness about gun violence. A Providence-based fine art and commercial photographer and a teaching artist who is passionate about making art with young people, Scott had firsthand knowledge of the despair and destructiveness that gun violence brings to[…..]

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Jul01

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Launches Newport Programming

There was food, drink, and socializing at our Newport Open House! A festive crowd of nearly 60 friends, partners, and local entrepreneurs gathered with Social Enterprise Greenhouse at Innovate Newport on June 27 to celebrate the launch of our Newport programming! SEG CEO Kelly Ramirez kicked off the event with a warm welcome and introduced[…..]

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Jun19

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Seeks Entrepreneurs for Its 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator Program – Applications Are Due July 15

Providence, R.I. (June 19, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is accepting applications for its 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator program for ‘Do Well, Do Good’ businesses. Motivated and coachable social entrepreneurs with an early-stage health and wellness social impact venture are encouraged to apply. Applications are due on July 15, 2019. The Health &[…..]

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Jun12

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Will Host an Open House at Innovate Newport on June 27, Welcomes Juan Carlos Payero as Newport Program Director

Providence, R.I. (June 12, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse will host an Open House at its Newport location at Innovate Newport (513 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840) on Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The event features a program of guest speakers and will highlight the business development services Social Enterprise Greenhouse provides[…..]

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Jun03

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Celebrates Our 2019 Impact Accelerator Cohort!

11 social ventures mark their graduation from our annual Impact Accelerator by pitching their business to an audience It was 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, and the Hub at Social Enterprise Greenhouse in Providence was packed. Great socializing and tasty food and drink were a big draw, but the real attraction was still to[…..]

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May09

The Grand Opening of the Social Enterprise Greenhouse Hub!

The Social Enterprise Greenhouse Hub at 10 Davol Square in Providence is Rhode Island’s first community and coworking space where social entrepreneurs, mentors and business professionals come together to network and collaborate. Our Hub is a thriving, well-resourced coworking and meeting space for people who are creating ‘do well, do good’ businesses in our state.

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Apr30

Q&A with Becky Morris of Celebrated

At the age of  18, Becky Morris wrote in her journal that her life’s goal was to be her own boss. A freshman in college at the time, she didn’t know exactly how she was going to get there, but her persistence in achieving this goal never wavered. In November 2017, a little over a[…..]

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Mar25

2019 Food Accelerator Pitch Event – Thursday, April 4th from 6:00-8:30PM

Providence, Rhode Island (March 25, 2019) – Join Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) to celebrate the 2019 Food Accelerator participants as they complete their 12-week business development journey at the Food Accelerator Pitch Event on April 4th. The Pitch Event will take place at the SEG Hub (10 Davol Square, Suite #100, Providence) from 6:00pm-8:30pm. Each[…..]

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Mar15

Wellness Fair for New and Expecting Moms coming to Rhode Island ‪on March 30

On March 30 2019, momunity (Accelerator ’17), a digital platform based out of Newport that aggregates local community maternity care resources, will be hosting their Wellness Fair at the SEG Hub (10 Davol Square, Suite #100, Providence). At the event, new and expecting moms will be able to connect with other moms, meet and chat[…..]

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Mar13

SEG Announces the Launch of Longevity and Aging Initiative

  Rhode Island (March 12, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is thrilled to announce the official launch of their Longevity and Aging initiative to create a supportive ecosystem for the growth of social enterprises focused on innovative solutions to improve the aging experience. Although SEG works with social enterprises from all industries, over the[…..]

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