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RESOURCES

Spark FM started in April 2020 in the middle of the pandemic with lots of hard work, collaboration and collaboration through a Kickstarter campaign. We have compiled some of the best resources to help other entrepreneurs get their feet off the ground below!

Young Businesswomen

EforAll
Entrepreneurship for All

According to their website, Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) 's mission is "accelerating economic and social impact in communities nationwide through inclusive entrepreneurship." Operating in eight Massachusetts communities, this organization offers a business accelerator programbusiness pitch contests, and virtual workshops designed to empower entrepreneurs with a vision. The organization also offers physical co-working spaces Holyoke, Lowell, and Lawrence. 

Happy Barber

Innovation Studio Programs

According to their website, Innovation Studio "envisions a world in which anyone can be an innovator" and their mission is to "democratize innovation by cultivating relationships and providing resources for anyone to successfully launch and grow a business." Operating 5 spaces in Boston, Roxbury and Providence, they gather grant and funding information and offer accelerator programs that teach entrepreneurs business essentials and provide practical, real world knowledge that entrepreneurs can use in their daily business. 

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The Funding Update Newsletter

The City of Boston compiles and publishes "The Funding Update" every week. It is "a listing of funding opportunities, recent grant awards, announcements, and news from local, state, federal, and private sources." Entrepreneurs can read the newsletters from prior weeks and receive weekly updates via email by signing up at the link above under the funding tab.