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Venture Out: Southeast Indiana Business Incubator

Venture Out: Southeast Indiana Business Incubator

Spend a dollar at a big box national chain store and the money leaves the area, but buy local and that money stays at home. Profits from a national chain go to stock holders in distant locations, but local profits go to individuals nearby causing that dollar to circular more quickly. A strong local economy is a key to a sustainable future. Recognizing this fact, the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce formed Venture Out Business Center in 1996. It provides an affordable space for entrepreneurs seeking to start new businesses. In addition to a place to operate, Venture Out offers…
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Soundtrack for a Hoosier Green Legacy

Soundtrack for a Hoosier Green Legacy

All great celebrations need music, right? Thankfully, we weren’t the only ones to think so. As we prepare to head into the last six months of our Bicentennial celebration year, an amazing group of Hoosier musicians have shared their extraordinary talents and creativity to bring about this album, “Songs of Sustainable Indiana” to help us set our Green Legacy to song. The collection features many beloved local artists, such as Carrie Newcomer, with her song “Geodes.” The album begins with rising stars, Lily and Madeleine, sisters from Indy, and their song “The Devil You Know.” Bloomington singer-songwriter, Travis Punterelli is…
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Michiana Green Pages

Region #1 The Green Pages directory connects you with socially and environmentally responsible efforts in our area that provide green products and services. It also includes resources for community building, recreation, health, and good eating. Contact Information: Jackie Smith 574-287-3834 michianagreenpages.org or michianacurrency@gmail.com