This program exists to build and strengthen the current entrepreneurial culture of vulnerable communities through direct revenue growth and developing skill sets needed to maintain success.
Thrive Colorado Springs aims to better equip the next generation of entrepreneurs. New entrepreneurs or current business owners who care about growing deep roots in Southeast Colorado Springs, with the specific intent to give the most vulnerable part of Colorado Springs an opportunity to THRIVE as a healthy community.
In 2011, Memphis focused on removing blight and reviving their Frayser and South Memphis communities with economic development initiatives in partnership with crime prevention programs.
If you can’t find a job, make a job!