13 Entrepreneurs were accepted into our new Winter Accelerator Program. See who they are!
Student Entrepreneur Program / Past Events
On Thursday, October 2nd at 2:20pm, EforAll Accelerator Finalist Mickey Cockrell will be a speaker at TedxBoston. Her talk will be broadcasted live on WBUR 90.9. Her talk entitled Fitting in to Stand Out will discuss the impact of her venture Catie’s Closet and how it has provided basic necessities and clothing to nearly 12,000 homeless school children around Massachusetts. Mickey
2014 EforAll Makers Pitch Contest
The EforAll Era Begins
Dan O’Brien, the Business Editor for the Lowell Sun, recently sat down with our very own David Parker, and Sandbox Entrepreneurs Greg Page (Founder of the Merrimack Analysis Group) & Sam Antonaccio (Founder of Spiceventure) to talk about the EforAll name change, the impact the organization is having on Lowell and Lawrence, and plans for
On August 6th, over 70 people attended the EforAll Crowdfunding Workshop in Lowell. This event featured experts who have run successful Indiegogo and Kickstarter crowdfunding campaigns. They included: Julia Gavin, Board Member of the Arts League of Lowell (ALL) – Ran a successful Indiegogo Campaign that raised over $6,000. ALL fosters and celebrates creativity and artistic expression in Lowell and the surrounding areas
In February, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the MassTech Collaborative awarded EforAll a $150K grant to strengthen and scale up its mentor programs.Part of those funds have been used to hire two new part-time Mentor Managers: Eduardo Crespo Will design and develop a mentor program for the EforAll Spanish Language Program Will recruit successful bilingual entrepreneurs Brings over
It was a star-studded week at EforAll. First, Jim Mill (Founder of Fire+Ice) connected with our EforAll Accelerator Finalists about his successes and failures (see post below for full recap). Then, Jon Mellen (Head of SEO at TripAdvisor) stopped by to do a session on the basics of Search Engine Optiimzation. Here were some of
On July 15, our Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) Finalists took part in a special session. Jim Miller, the Founder & CEO of Fire + Ice stopped by to share his experience as a serial entrepreneur. He called the session “Fckups – Success, Failure & How to Know the Difference.” Here are some tidbits from his
Today, Forbes featured a great article on how we are promoting Entrepreneurship For All! The article entitled “Finding the Next Zuckerberg in Lawrence,MA” talked about the impact Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) is having through its various program including the EforAll Entrepreneur Program & the EforAll Lanza Tu Idea Program. Click here to read the article!
Last Thursday, our 2014 EforAll Summer Accelerator FInalists took part in a session about business model mapping. It was led by Steve Tello, the Associate Vice Chancellor of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development at UMass Lowell. Using the Business Model Canvas, they designed their business model by identifying key aspects such as partners, resources, revenue streams, and their