Social Enterprise Greenhouse seeks entrepreneurs for fall program

Social Enterprise Greenhouse seeks entrepreneurs for fall program

PROVIDENCE – Social Enterprise Greenhouse 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 Aug. 1, and the program begins in September. The application is available at www.bit.ly/SEGAccelerator2020 . The program will be conducted entirely online using the Zoom virtual platform.

SEG’s Accelerator is the organization’s signature venture development program. It features a 12-week blended learning experience that provides social entrepreneurs with the tools, networks, and resources to further validate their venture, understand their customer, and formalize growth strategies from fundraising to social impact measurement. The purpose of the accelerator is to stimulate innovation and to help create more successful, sustainable “do well, do good” businesses, leading to healthier and more prosperous communities for all. A total of 188 social ventures have graduated from SEG’s Accelerator programs since 2010.

The Fall 2020 Impact Accelerator is a significant development opportunity for enterprises that engage with a variety of social issues, including: education and youth development, public health, affordable housing, poverty alleviation, workforce development, racial equity and community empowerment, sustainability and environmental resilience, arts and culture, international development.

To learn more, visit www.segreenhouse.org .