A Catalyst for Civic Innovation that Inspires and Supports Civic Entrepreneurs

From Prototype to Product

The Civic Heroes Hatchery is a 6-week accelerator program designed to help fledgling businesses build viable products and business plans.

Each hands-on course is designed to teach valuable skills and lessons about what it means to be a civic entrepreneur.

Fashion Meets Our Future

Participants of WearGood created wearable technology solutions to community challenges.

Seven social enterprises were generated and will participate in the Civic Heroes Hatchery.

Two teams have been accepted into the TechColumbus Concept Academy.

Read the Columbus Business First article on WearGood.

A Forum to Connect

Startup Storytellers provides a forum for startups to connect with public officials and the community to highlight and solve challenges they face.



Creating a Better World

24|7 Creative is a community for artists, makers, doers, and anyone who is Creating a Better World.

We have a Facebook Page with nearly 40,000 creatives and our website contains profiles of creators.





The Civic Mindset

The beliefs that we amplify to the world through our activities, events, and actions.



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