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Student Loan Influences on Entrepreneurial Opportunity

February 15, 2021 | By Afsana Oreen

Editor’s Note: Afsana was a Master of Public Policy student at Duke University when she completed this capstone project in May 2020, with Forward Cities as her client. How...

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Reimagining the New Mexico Food Economy

February 10, 2021 | By Erin Ortigoza

“‘Reimagining the New Mexico Food Economy’ was designed to strengthen the food and agriculture entrepreneurial ecosystem in New Mexico, emphasizing the regional food system and value chain as a...

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Community Entrepreneurship Accelerator Launched in New Haven, CT

February 4, 2021 | By Symone Fogg & The New Haven E3 Team

Entrepreneurship can be a pathway to wealth and social change for communities and families. But racial economic disparities, institutionalized discrimination and lack of resources make entrepreneurship more challenging for...

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Forward Cities Announces Fay Horwitt as Incoming President and CEO

December 17, 2020 | By Michelle Benham, Senior Director of Marketing & Operations

“I am grateful for the opportunity, as a Black woman, particularly in this time, to lead an organization with this mission. I look forward to creating more equitable opportunities...

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