Who's it for?
Southeast Raleigh Entrepreneurs launching or have launched their own businesses out of SE Raleigh. Must be a current or potential borrowers of Carolina Small Business Development Fund
What problem does it solve?
As a business owner and entrepreneur in the Southeast Raleigh area, it can be difficult to find adequate space and an entrepreneurial community to join you as you launch and grow a business.
How does it help?
The Southeast Raleigh Entrepreneurs Initiative helps entrepreneurs from Southeast Raleigh access co-working space, networking opportunities with other like-minded entrepreneurs, and visibility in the HQ community.
Carolina Small Business Development Fund, Shaw University, and the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center have partnered up with HQ Raleigh to provide an exciting opportunity for entrepreneurs from Southeast Raleigh. Through this partnership, qualified entrepreneurs who are launching or who have launched their own businesses out of SE Raleigh will get a free one-year membership to HQ Raleigh. This includes free co-working space at HQ Raleigh, access to all HQ Community's member benefits, potential for hosting networking hours/breakfasts, invitations to all HQ member events; and visibility across the HQ Community. Participating entrepreneurs must be current borrowers or potential borrowers of Carolina Small Business Development Fund.