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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5 Reasons Tennessee is a Startup-Friendly State

Here at Launch Tennessee, we are honored to contribute to the energy around the entrepreneurial movement in the state, which has been growing exponentially each year. Given that Launch Tennessee just celebrated its fifth anniversary, I thought now would be a good time to talk about how far the state … read more

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