Octaiviea Renee, former Board Secretary, is the first program graduate to serve as President.
A shortlist of businesses you can support today.
With the aim to pair Vulcan’s commitment to small, minority-owned businesses and Ventures’ mission to...
Representation matters. That is a statement that Chevon lives by when showcasing her work through the Refuge Outdoor Festival.
Our mission is to increase access and reduce barriers to small business ownership, and we know that racism and systemic bias presents a significant barrier for Black business owners and other people of color.
Ventures and the Small Business Administration have been close partners for many years. We are...
Ventures is working to address emerging needs through our relationships with clients, and adapting our programmatic offerings to meet the need.
Leslie Pierson, owner of GoodHangups has been a long-term advocate for small businesses and social enterprises and has worked with Ventures for two years since she discovered InnoVentures.
Ventures is responding to the coronavirus crisis by celebrating our 25th anniversary with a virtual pitch competition featuring local entrepreneurs and small business advocates, with more than $10,000 in cash prizes and other prizes.