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  • EVERY 5 DAYS A RISING TIDE ENTREPRENEUR OPENS A NEW BUSINESS

    We’re transforming lives and communities through entrepreneurship.

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  • MEET SOME OF OUR RISING TIDE ENTREPRENEURS

    Learn about the businesses they started and how their entrepreneurial journeys transformed their lives.

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  • 3RD LOCAL LIVING ECONOMIES SUMMIT

    Rising Tide Capital joins forces with industry leaders and organizations to build momentum and drive action towards a better economy for all.

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LATEST BLOG POST

  • For the past five years, Rising Tide Capital has hosted the Start Something Challenge (SSC), an invitation to New Jersey’s entrepreneurs to pitch their businesses for $25,000 in cash and prizes.   When we started this program in 2012, we wanted it to be more than just a competition. As with all things we do at Rising Tide Capital, we want to build as much value as we can into the program,

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  • On Monday March 20, 2017, Rising Tide Capital’s CEO and Co-founder, Alfa Demmellash was among the 50 women being honored at NJBiz’s 5th annual Best Fifty Women in Business.  In a room full of 700 guests, with two weeks into Women’s History Month, the event honored 50 dynamic women in New Jersey who are making headlines in their respective fields.   Alfa was recognized for building Rising Tide Capital, an organization that inspires

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  • How has your business grown? Did you move locations? We want to know! If you graduated from the Community Business Academy between 2006-2015 and are in business, you should have received an email from us with a custom, confidential link to a survey asking you questions about your business journey. This is how we catch up with you, hear about your business growth, and figure out how we can better support you

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NEXT EVENT

  • 29 de Marzo | Encuentro Social de la Mesa de Ayuda | ¿Estás buscando un sistema fiable y accesible diseñador gráfico, contador o abogado?

    Como graduado de la Academia Comunitaria de negocios, puedes obtener acceso a una red de mercados de
    servicios profesionales llamada la Mesa de Ayuda. Conozca a nuestros profesionales en el Encuentro Social
    de la Mesa de Ayuda y averiguar cómo puede recibir una concesión del negocio de Rising Tide Capital, que
    ayudará a compensar el costo de contratar a un proveedor de servicio.

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  • March 29 | Get in The Mix With The Help Desk (Essex County) | The Help Desk Mixer is a fun and relaxed networking event for CBA graduates. It’s also a great opportunity to meet some of the graphic designers, accountants, social media managers, and other professionals in Rising Tide Capital’s network. Learn how you can easily get a grant to work with these professionals to move your business forward!

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  • April 4 | Community Business Academy Info Session (Essex County) | DO YOU...
    have a passion to start your own business?
    have a strong business idea?
    consider yourself an entrepreneur?
    ARE YOU...
    already in business and would like to make your business stronger?
    If you answered YES to any of these questions, let us show you how to start and grow a successful business at our upcoming information session.

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