Archive for the ‘Announcements’ Category

Columbus Metropolitan Club Hosting Local Crowdfunding Panel on April 5th

Columbus Metropolitan Club Hosting Local Crowdfunding Panel on April 5th
If you’re thinking about launching a crowdfunding campaign in 2016, then you’ll want to make sure you implement the best practices shared at an upcoming panel hosted by the Columbus Metropolitan Club on April 5th. “Crowdfunding Boom or Bust?” is the name of the discussion, which...
March 29th, 2016 | Announcements, Upcoming Events | Read More

Cheryl’s Teams Up with ARC Industries on Gluten-Free Goodies

Cheryl’s Teams Up with ARC Industries on Gluten-Free Goodies
Westerville-based cookie maker Cheryl’s has partnered with ARC Industries to expand their product line to include gluten-free goodies. The partnership not only means more treats for sweets lovers, but an opportunity to provide employment for more than 20 ARC Industries clients. “Cheryl’s...
March 2nd, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus Foundation Awards Grants to Small Business Development Programs

Columbus Foundation Awards Grants to Small Business Development Programs
The Columbus Foundation has awarded two grants totaling $75,000 to Kiva and SEA Change. Through various resources the two programs will help develop small businesses and social enterprises in the Columbus community. “There are many forward-thinking community partners in Columbus actively looking for...
March 2nd, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Social Enterprise Accelerator Program Now Accepting Applicants

Social Enterprise Accelerator Program Now Accepting Applicants
The Center for Social Enterprise Development announced the second of two programs it is implementing to help develop social enterprises in Central Ohio. The previously announced SE Catalyst initiative will help five local nonprofits develop and implement an existing idea for a social enterprise, while...
March 2nd, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Program Launches to Help Local Nonprofits Build Social Enterprises

Program Launches to Help Local Nonprofits Build Social Enterprises
By the end of the year, Columbus should see a new crop of social enterprises tied to some of the city’s most well-known nonprofits. The Center for Social Enterprise Development is implementing CauseImpact’s SE Catalyst program with five organizations from Central Ohio. SE Catalyst is an immersive,...
February 22nd, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Columbus Startup Week Announces Poster Contest

The team behind the Columbus Startup Week has announced a poster contest to be used for this year’s promotional materials: We’re calling on all you graphic artists, illustrators and typography-lovers in town to create a custom design that illustrates what makes us, well – us. Entrants should...
February 16th, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Fulcrum Creatives Launches FORCE Initiative to Partner Cause-Related Organizations with Young Talent

Fulcrum Creatives Launches FORCE Initiative to Partner Cause-Related Organizations with Young Talent
Fulcrum Creatives is now accepting applications from both potential clients and interns to match the two in a project experience that will carry big benefits for both. FORCE will partner a hand-selected team of young talent supported by Fulcrum’s staff with a social enterprise, nonprofit or other...
January 13th, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Business Opportunity: Library Store Inside of Main Library

Business Opportunity: Library Store Inside of Main Library
Friends of the Library announced a call for vendors to partner with them on a business opportunity: running the store located inside of the Columbus Metropolitan Main Library. The Main Library is currently under renovation and is expected to reopen to the public June 25, 2016. Friends of the Library...
January 8th, 2016 | Announcements | Read More