SustainableCincy: A New Pre-Accelerator
Flywheel Social Enterprise Hub is partnering with The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation, Cintrifuse, and HCDC to launch SustainableCincy, a virtual six-week pre-accelerator program designed to help early-stage businesses advance innovative solutions in the sustainability space.
SustainableCincy’s inaugural cohort will be selected this fall, offering up to eight startups the opportunity to receive one-on-one coaching to catalyze their business model, develop a path to scale, and identify funding strategies. The virtual program will culminate in a pitch competition for non-dilutive funding to further accelerate the participants’ solutions.
Now through August 14, SustainableCincy invites innovators, with a strong preference for organizations led by people of color and women, to apply for the inaugural cohort at
. Applicants will be evaluated based on their potential impact and alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, including zero hunger, clean water and sanitation, affordable and clean energy, responsible consumption and production, and life below water and on land.