14 April

From our Fellows: Site Visit No. 2

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The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. Bry, Fund 17 Fellow, is working with Entrepreneur Kayla Flot to launch and grow her makeup […]

17 March

From our Fellows: Site Visit No. 1

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The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. Journey, a local artist and gallery owner is working with Fund 17 fellow […]

17 February

The Fund 17 Fellowship Re-imagined: Training

The following is a blog post from Laurel Greilich, the Fund 17 Fellowship Coordinator, compiling highlights from our dynamic fellowship training held on the weekends of January 20-21 and 27-28. Read about the rest of the re-imagined fellowship programming here. It’s said that an audience’s attention span for a lecturer is about 7-10 minutes. Presentation styles like […]

1 February

From Fellow to Fellowship Coordinator: A Journey into Organizing

The following is a blog post from Laurel Greilich, the Fund 17 Fellowship Coordinator, describing her experience re-designing the fellowship program and our plans for the new program this spring. Read about Laurel’s experience as a summer fellow on her last blog post here. This fall, I embarked on an exciting transition from a Fund […]

30 December

From our Fellows: Ethan + Nico

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The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. Nico, a local entrepreneur is working with Fund 17 fellow Ethan to grow their […]

15 September

From our Fellows: Laurel + James

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From our Fellows: Laurel + James

The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. James, a local artist, worked with Laurel throughout the summer to better understand […]

1 September

From our Fellows: Cole + Subrena and Nakell

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The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. Cole worked with two entrepreneurs throughout the summer. Below, read how he saw […]

25 August

From our Fellows: Rhea + Lance

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The following is an installment in our blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs. Lance worked with Rhea throughout the summer to create a business plan, retail and marketing […]

12 July

Hear from our new Summer Fellows!

Last month, Fund 17 welcomed three summer fellows with an intensive, week-long training. The first day was an orientation where they all got to meet two entrepreneurs, one that Fund 17 recently began working with, and another who is a long-time friend of the organization. The fellows had the chance to learn about the challenges […]

9 March

From our Fellows: Chloe + Ed

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The following is the third installment in our new blog series, “From our Fellows.” Each post is written by a different Fund 17 fellow and serves as a brief inside glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between fellows and local entrepreneurs.  As a Fund 17 fellow, I have been privileged to get to know […]