StartingBlock opens mentoring program for social impact entrepreneurs

In partnership with Associated Bank and American Family Insurance, StartingBlock Madison announced the acceptance of applications for its third Social Impact Cohort. The program assists social impact entrepreneurs with business-driven approaches to solving significant social and environmental issues. Accepted applicants receive: 

  • Free membership to StartingBlock for 10 months with a dedicated workspace in StartingBlock’s Social Impact Cohort Hub; 
  • Free virtual programming focused on building strong, viable social impact enterprises; 
  • 1:1 mentorship by social entrepreneur experts; 
  • 1:1 financial mentorship provided by Associated Bank;  
  • Legal assistance provided by UW Law & Entrepreneur Clinic; and   
  • Access to all of StartingBlock’s resources, amenities, and support services. 

The deadline to apply is Jan. 31, 2021 at 11 p.m.