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SpringBoard Open House

In June of 2011, with support from the The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation and mentorship from our friends at  Create Here in Chattanooga, ArtWorks launched SpringBoard. It was clear from the beginning that this unique…

Queen City Project: Cincinnati Growing Cincinnati

In early Spring, Soapbox and SpringBoard decided to create a video around creative entrepreneurship in Cincinnati. It made perfect sense to collaborate with the Queen City Project, the collaborative brainchild between two downtown-based companies: ad agency Bluestone Creative and photography…

Design Impact Co-Founder Facilitates Summer Session

Our facilitators are an integral part of our program. These individuals spend 8 weeks with our participants, cultivating an open and trusting learning space while sharing their own lessons and challenges of running small businesses or non-profits of their own….

Cincy Bag Ladies on Fountain Square

Jamie Williams of Cincy Bag Ladies started her SpringBoard journey with passion and an idea. Eight weeks later, she opened for business on Fountain Square as a vendor, selling gourmet lunch items in the convenient packaging of a bag. Check…

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