UPCOMING EVENTS

Naxos OD Launch Celebration

Howard Park 219 South Saint Louis Boulevard, South Bend, IN, United States

Come celebrate the launch of Naxos OD! – Join a mock event – Try out the app – Learn how opioids affect our community

JA Taste of Achievement 2022

JA Biztown – ETHOS Innovation Center 1025 N Michigan St, Elkhart, IN, United States

Who will be crowned the winner of the inaugural Taste of Achievement? JA serving Elkhart County is excited to present the first annual Taste of Achievement! Attendees will be able to taste signature drinks created by local “celebrity” bartenders and then vote for their favorite! There will be a fabulous dinner from Chubby Trout and […]

$150

Spark Fest

South Bend City Church at the Studebaker Campus 635 South Lafayette Boulevard, South Bend, IN, United States

Meet the Startup Moxie Class of 2022-2023 and learn about the work they have done during their 10 week design sprint. How might we bring connectivity and vibrancy to the 200 block of Michigan street in Downtown South Bend? Startup Moxie has used the first 10 weeks of the program to go through the design […]

free

Coaching Credit Loan Webinar

Virtual Event To be held online

A4CB’s Coaching Credit Loan is available to early-stage business owners who complete the initial 11 A4CB coaching activities. The A4CB Business Coaching Program includes a total of 36 coaching activities used to help entrepreneurs launch, stabilize, and grow their businesses. Members of the coaching team use the 36 activities to assess what a business has […]

free

The Lerner Theatre 410 S Main St, Elkhart, IN, United States

After a successful inaugural event, we are excited to announce Founder Factory is coming back for its second year! Join us November 16 at the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart for Founder Factory 2022. This startup summit for “Movers, Makers and Shakers” brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and enthusiasts for a day of inspiration, motivation, and real-world […]

$50

2023 Goshen Chamber Founders’ Day Event

Maple City Chapel 2015 Lincolnway East, Goshen, IN, United States

Keynote Speaker Mayor Jeremy Stutsman City of Goshen Update and Community Conversation If your business is celebrating a “Milestone Anniversary” call the Chamber so we can recognize you during the luncheon. Over 400 Attendees

$40

IDEA Week: Rooted & Reaching Podcast

South Bend City Church at the Studebaker Campus 635 South Lafayette Boulevard, South Bend, IN, United States

Hosted by Bethany Hartley, president and CEO of South Bend Elkhart Regional Partnership, and Nicholas Kuhn, entrepreneur-in-residence, Elevate Ventures, the Rooted and Reaching Podcast will educate our population about the fantastic world of startups and give them real-life stories about entrepreneurs around them. In doing this, we inform the general public and ourselves about what […]

free

Self Made, Self Taught: Featuring Francisco Macias (Franky’s Tacos)

South Bend Technology Resource Center 1165 Franklin Street, #100, South Bend, IN, United States

Join us for TRC’s monthly discussion with a local entrepreneurial individual who has demonstrated tenacity and creativity in their professional life through career changes, business ventures, and self-directed adult learning. This event is free to the public–and this month, lunch will be provided! This month’s speaker: Francisco Macias Francisco Macias is the owner and founder […]

Free

Small Business Solutions: Designing Digital Content with Barbara Dale

South Bend Technology Resource Center 1165 Franklin Street, #100, South Bend, IN, United States

Join us as Barbara Dale, Project Manager at South Bend’s Office of Sustainability, teaches about creating effective digital content! This summer, the TRC is starting a brand-new workshop series, Small Business Solutions! For our initial series, we are focusing on digital marketing for small businesses. Session 1 will focus on creating effective and impactful digital […]

Free

Webinar: Poverty, Entrepreneurship and Public Policy: Can Governments Make a Difference?

Virtual Event To be held online

An important and largely neglected research question concerns the role of public policy in facilitating entrepreneurship as a pathway out of poverty. Government has lots of tools in its toolkit (e.g., taxation policies, income subsidies, loan guarantees, procurement set-asides, vouchers for business support services, grants, regulatory relief, direct business assistance). The challenge is to develop more […]

Founder Factory ’23

Studebaker Building 635 South Lafayette Boulevard, South Bend, IN, United States

This startup summit for “Movers, Makers and Shakers” brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and enthusiasts for a day of inspiration, motivation, and real-world insights from those who have been there. We have something for everyone, whether you’re just starting out, venture capital backed, looking to invest in the next big thing, or a fan who wants […]

ESTEEM Career Fair

Innovation Park 1400 East Angela Blvd, South Bend, IN, United States

Free ESTEEM Career Fair which allows community members and Capstone Sponsors to have a networking event and 1:1 access to the next graduating class of ESTEEM students.