Here are just a few of the ideas within our Idea Portfolio that we have helped along the way.
Hartford History Today - An effort to draw together the heritage assets of Hartford into a unified marketing and sustainability strategy.
Greenshare Technology - A computer refurbishing and recycling business that bridges the digital divide.
Nonprofit Startup Weekend - An innovation program to utilize the Startup Weekend approach to jump-starting social innovations in Greater Hartford.
Floating Farms - An urban agriculture initiative building a socially-minded business with focus on nutrition and food security.
TEDx Bushnell Park - A program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. TEDxBushnellPark celebrates the work being done in greater Hartford to improve communities and civic spaces in both large and small ways.
Imagine Main - An collaborative organization seeking ways to improve and revitalize downtown Manchester.
Community Healthcare Support Network - A technology program that will utilize network theory and connectivity to improve health outcomes within the community.
ManyMentors - An online social enterprise connecting students with role models and mentors in science, technology, engineering and math.
Young @ Art - Young @ Art provides an opportunity for young artists to develop life skills, creative thinking, respect, and appreciation of community in a positive environment.
Manchester R.O.C.S. is dedicated to educating youth and young adults in our community in the sport of amateur boxing.
CountMeIn!Hartford - A social sector innovation think tank for the Greater Hartford region