19 January

From our Fellows: Mya + Rhadell

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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 glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between Fellows and local entrepreneurs. Mya, Fund 17 Fellow, worked with Entrepreneur Rhadell Green to grow her skincare business Logic. Below, she reflects […]

16 January

From our Fellows: Hannah + Tracy

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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 glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between Fellows and local entrepreneurs. Hannah, Fund 17 Fellow, worked with Entrepreneur Tracy Brown to establish her leotard business Levels. Over the Fall, I […]

9 January

From our Fellows: Kayla + Danielle

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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 glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between Fellows and local entrepreneurs. Kayla, Fund 17 Fellow, worked with Entrepreneur Danielle Detiege on her business Nola Party Boutique. Finishing up […]

2 January

From our Fellows: Rashad + Upendo

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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 glimpse into the impact of our business development relationships between Fellows and local entrepreneurs. Rashad, Fund 17 Fellow, worked with Entrepreneur Upendo Kushindana to organize his photography and videography business.  This past semester I […]

27 December

From our Fellows: Daniel + Dinero

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Can a business be human? That’s the question many businesses pay hundreds upon thousands of dollars on marketing, trying to covey human likeness to their consumer. What if I told you there’s a business with a beating heart; a heart that belongs to a community. Over the course of three months I had the pleasure of working with […]

6 June

Reflecting on the Spring 2017 Fellowship Cycle

Laurel Greilich, our 2016-2017 Fellowship Coordinator, reflects on the success of the past cycle and shares testimonials from the fellows’ end-of-year feedback surveys. Stay tuned for our new Impact Report due out later in the summer to hear from the entrepreneurs impacted by this program. As Fund 17 fully commits to its summer plans to community research, […]

8 May

From Our Fellows: Site Visit No. 4

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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. This post is written by Mason, who recently attended a lecture to learn […]

15 April

From Our Fellows: Site Visit No. 3

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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. Brooke, Fund 17 Fellow, is working with Entrepreneur Khadijah Butler to open her dance studio, […]

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 […]