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Oct21

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Selects 17 Social Ventures for Fall 2020 Impact Accelerator

Providence, R.I. (October 21, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that 17 social ventures have been selected to participate in its Fall 2020 Impact Accelerator program. The Impact Accelerator offers a customized curriculum, peer learning, and access to a network of experts in addition to the entire SEG Advisor network to help social[…..]

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Oct05

SEG Loan Fund Supports Business Expansion for ASTRO

Providence, R.I. (October 5, 2020) — Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that it has provided a $25,000 loan to ASTRO (Arts, Sports, and Technology Resource Organization), a learning center for youth and adults based in Pawtucket, R.I. The mission of ASTRO is to champion equity among diverse populations by innovating health-promoting programs that improve[…..]

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Aug25

SEG Announces Its First Accelerator Program in Spanish, Invites Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses to Apply – Applications Are Due September 28, 2020

Providence, R.I. (August 25, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is now accepting applications for its first Accelerator program offered entirely in Spanish. Motivated and coachable social entrepreneurs and small business owners from Rhode Island and throughout New England are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by September 28, and the program begins on October[…..]

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Jul31

15 New Social Ventures Graduate from SEG’s COVID-19 Response Incubator

Providence, R.I. (July 30, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that 15 new social ventures have graduated from its COVID-19 Response Incubator program. The seven-week virtual program, which started in June, focused on addressing social and public health challenges that have emerged as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Participants identified a specific problem[…..]

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Jul16

SEG Seeks Social Entrepreneurs for Its Fall 2020 Impact Accelerator Program – Applications Are Due August 1, 2020

Providence, R.I. (July 16, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is now accepting applications for its Fall 2020 Impact Accelerator program. Motivated and coachable social entrepreneurs who are in the process of building a “do well, do good” business with a focus on social impact are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by August 1,[…..]

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Jun29

SEG and HarborOne Bank Launch New Video Series Called “Stories of Hope”

Providence, R.I. (June 29, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) and HarborOne Bank announce that they are partnering in the debut of a new video series called “Stories of Hope: Resiliency in Communities of Color.” The series interviews minority entrepreneurs in Rhode Island and Massachusetts who are being resourceful and creative and are thriving amidst[…..]

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May14

SEG Launches COVID-19 Response Incubator

New Incubator program seeks social entrepreneurs with ideas for addressing challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic Providence, R.I. (May 14, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announces the launch of its new COVID-19 Response Incubator, a seven-week virtual incubator targeting the social and public health challenges that have emerged as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.[…..]

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May08

SEG Will Host 2020 Food Accelerator Virtual Graduation and Pitch Night

Providence, R.I. (May 8, 2020) – Join Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) for a festive Zoom celebration as the graduates of its 2020 Food Accelerator complete their three-month business development journey and pitch their social ventures to an online audience. The 2020 Food Accelerator Virtual Graduation and Pitch Night takes place on May 13, 2020, from[…..]

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Apr23

SEG Launches New Programs and Services to Help Entrepreneurs and Businesses During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Issues a Special Call for Business Leaders to Volunteer

Providence, R.I. (April 23, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today it has launched several new programs and services to help entrepreneurs from Rhode Island and surrounding communities adapt to changing business conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. SEG is also actively recruiting business and community leaders to join its volunteer network as the[…..]

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Mar12

Eleven Local Social Ventures Selected to Participate in SEG’s 2020 Impact Accelerator

Providence, R.I. (March 11, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that 11 local social ventures have been chosen to participate in its 2020 Impact Accelerator program. The Impact Accelerator offers an industry-tailored curriculum, customized face-to-face instruction, peer learning, and access to a network of industry experts in addition to the entire SEG Advisor[…..]

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