Rural Resources

Creative Communities Partner

Rural Resources, a 20+ year old community-based non-profit organization located on a Greene County farm, will engage 16-20 teenagers–who qualify for free and reduced lunch–in farm and food entrepreneurship.  Our goal is to equip these young people with the tools they need to raise themselves and their families out of poverty through developing and launching a business.

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ARC’s POWER Grant

This week we were thrilled to learn that Launch Tennessee was selected to receive a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). We have had a five year partnership with ARC and piloted many new entrepreneurial programs which have led to job creation, capital investment and workforce development in … read more

7 Videos To Inspire Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs looking for a place to start their businesses are often told their choice is binary: New York or California. At Launch Tennessee, we’re determined to break that assumption. We are proud to announce an inspiring video series featuring national business leaders and entrepreneurs discussing the thriving startup scene in … read more