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Who is Hatch Innovation for?

OUR COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

Hatch Innovation combines three innovative strategies to help communities forge their own futures.

HatchLab Communities

HatchLabs are centers for entrepreneurship and innovation, offering community members places to work, learn, launch and grow. These centers are key to a healthy local entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Community Capital

Hatch Innovation’s online platforms, policy expertise, and InvestorReady Accelerator increase access to curriculum and capital, critical components for financing the entrepreneurs of tomorrow.

21st Century Curriculum

PurposeWorks is a revolutionary, 21st century curriculum for entrepreneurs to design, launch and scale an enterprise that improves the world. StartUpYourState is an online learning platform for entrepreneurs at any stage.

FEATURED

What Should Local Economic Development Look Like?

Community capital provides new access for citizens to invest and removes barriers to entrepreneurship. Historically under-served communities (i.e. African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanics, women, and rural), can now invest in the enterprises they believe in....

When Crowdfunding and Community Development Get Married

Crowdfunding is hot. It’s the most sweeping financial disruption to come along in decades, enabling financial shifts across professions and practices. It’s being discussed in pure hyperbole to thoughtful commentary on its potential for the democratization of capital...