The organization accelerates economic and social impact in the Merrimack Valley through inclusive entrepreneurship
BOSTON, September 30, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eastern Bank Foundation is pleased to announce EforAll/EparaTodos Merrimack Valley as a 2022 Community Advocacy Award honoree, for its work supporting a vibrant and strong entrepreneurial ecosystem in Merrimack Valley for businesses owned by women, Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC), and immigrants.
“At EforAll/EparaTodos Merrimack Valley, we aim to turn dreams into businesses,” said Sophan Sok Smith, Executive Director of EforAll/EparaTodos Merrimack Valley. “We know that entrepreneurship has the power to change lives and revitalize communities, and we work to ensure individual entrepreneurs have the support and training they need to reach their true potential.”
EforAll/EparaTodos English and Spanish language programs include a free, one-year business accelerator providing immersive and intensive business training, mentorship and access to an extended professional network. Other programs include pitch contests, virtual workshops and opportunities to learn from other entrepreneurs.