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Startup landscape designer honours Indigenous perspectives

For many years Heather Morigeau worked as a fine jewelry designer, until the 2015 gold mine waste spill that contaminated the Animas River in the Navajo Nation. Appalled, Morigeau left the industry with the intent to start her own landscaping business to affect positive change on the environment inspired by her Indigenous roots. Foodscape is […]
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Thrive Incubator seeks conscious Calgarians with business ideas

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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Thrive program accelerates growing businesses

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 […]