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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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Feb19

Eight Local RI Food Ventures Selected to Participate in SEG’s 2020 Food Accelerator

Providence, R.I. (February 18, 2020) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that eight social ventures from Rhode Island are participating in its 2020 Food Accelerator program. The Food Accelerator offers an industry-tailored curriculum and advising, customized face-to-face instruction, peer learning, and access to a network of industry experts in addition to the entire SEG[…..]

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Dec27

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Expands Its Incubator Program to Central Falls and Newport in 2020, Invites Entrepreneurs to Apply

Providence, R.I. (December 23, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is expanding its Incubator program to Central Falls and Newport in 2020. Local entrepreneurs who have an idea for a business or nonprofit venture that will create positive social impact and be financially sustainable are encouraged to apply. Applications for both programs are due on[…..]

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Nov13

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Will Host 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator Graduation and Pitch Night – Thursday, Dec 5, from 6:00 to 8:30 PM

Providence, R.I. (November 13, 2019) – Join Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) for a festive celebration as the graduates of its 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator complete their three-month business development journey and pitch their social ventures to an audience. The 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator Graduation and Pitch Night takes place on December 5, 2019,[…..]

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Oct01

Social Enterprise Greenhouse Seeks Social Entrepreneurs for Its 2020 Impact Accelerator Program – Applications Are Due November 1, 2019

Providence, R.I. (October 1, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is accepting applications for its 2020 Impact Accelerator program. Motivated and coachable social entrepreneurs who have a feasible venture and a desire to build a “do well, do good” business with high social impact are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by November 1, 2019,[…..]

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Sep25

12 Social Enterprises Chosen to Participate in SEG’s 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator

Providence, R.I. (September 25, 2019) – Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) announced today that 12 social ventures from Rhode Island and Massachusetts are participating in its 2019 Health & Wellness Accelerator program. The Health & Wellness Accelerator offers an industry-tailored curriculum and advising, customized face-to-face instruction, peer learning, and access to a network of industry experts[…..]

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Sep12

Social Enterprise Greenhouse and the Swearer Center at Brown University Partner on Social Innovation Fellowship

Students participating in a three-year Social Innovation Fellowship offered by Social Enterprise Greenhouse and the Swearer Center are (from left) Elvia Perez, Kimberly Collins, Francesca Raoelison, Priya Mittal, Olivia Tulkoff, and Madison Bates (not pictured, Sam Caplan). Providence, RI (September 11, 2019) — Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) and the Swearer Center for Public Service at[…..]

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