Thrive’s mission is to foster resilient communities and an inclusive economy. The latest vessel for that mission is the Incubator Program, which enters its second cohort this fall. Thrive Incubator is a free business development program that targets aspiring and start-up social entrepreneurs. For 12 weeks, participants will gather for classes once a week to […]
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Creating a community of social entrepreneurs in Calgary Cross-posted from REAP Calgary with our sincere thanks to Centaine Tyler For the third year in a row, Thrive’s Accelerator program is poised to help early-stage entrepreneurs “fast-track their financial growth, while developing social change within their business,” says Barb Davies, Learning and Leadership Coordinator at Thrive. This […]
Nikki Brule is an alum from the Spring 2018 Accelerator cohort. In her time with this free 16-week program, she’s been able to foster deeper connections within her community and fellow social entrepreneurs, find ways to increase the social impact of her business, a sustainable food truck called Yummi Yogis, and get a better handle on […]
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Here at Thrive, we’ve come to know that a resilient and inclusive economy is rooted in relationships. Relationships are more than just connections with people, they are the vital link to influencing the interactions and decisions we make. The landscape for community champions and local economy leaders continues to grow and evolve in Calgary. With […]