Grow your network and build your business over coffee and conversation.
Upcoming Rise & Shine Meetups
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 – 8:30-9:30am
Rise & Shine | Virtual | Learn About the VCC Economic Equity Fund
Join us for Rise & Shine on Wednesday, August 17 at 8:30am. Chandra Hurst will be with us to discuss the Economic Equity Fund offered by Virginia Community Capital (VCC).
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 – 8:30-9:30am
Rise & Shine | Hybrid Meetup | Multiple Locations
Join us in-person OR virtually to hear regional updates and then join breakout rooms by location to network with peers, test ideas, share challenges, and connect to resources to help start or grow your businesses. In-person options are available thanks to local hosts around the region! Locations include South Hill (Mecklenburg County, VA), Lawrenceville (Brunswick County, VA), Farmville (Prince Edward County and Cumberland County, VA) and Blackstone (Nottoway County, VA).
Friday, September 9, 2022 – 8:30-9:30am
Rise & Shine | Meetup at the SOVA Innovation Hub
Entrepreneurs, business owners, and innovators are invited to attend, whether you’re local to Halifax or just want a reason to visit the SOVA Innovation Hub. Rise & Shine is co-hosted by the SOVA Innovation Hub, Longwood SBDC, Destination Downtown South Boston, Halifax County Chamber of Commerce, Southern Virginia Higher Education Center and local ecosystem partners.
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