Fundraiser benefits Elm Street Cafe

Fundraiser benefits Elm Street Cafe

youngstown

Common Wealth Inc., a nonprofit community-development organization, launched a fundraising campaign this week to benefit the Elm Street Cafe, which it plans to locate in the building that houses the Common Wealth Kitchen Incubator.

The incubator is a shared-use commercial kitchen aimed at lowering the costs of starting or expanding a local business. The Elm Street Cafe will feature a coffee and smoothie bar in close proximity to Youngstown State University and Wick Park.

Fund gives grant to JumpStart

cleveland

The Fund for Our Economic future announced Wednesday it has awarded a grant of up to $500,000 to JumpStart, an economic-development organization.

The 15-month grant will help support minority entrepreneurship and go toward a network of entrepreneurial- assistance organizations. The Youngstown Business Incubator is a part of the JumpStart Entrepreneurial Network.

Vindicator staff reports

Don't Miss a Story

Sign up for our newsletter to receive daily news directly in your inbox.