Green Business Incubation
We support and encourage businesses within and outside the community, and have several members already operating successful small businesses. Passion, creativity and entreprenurial spirit is actively encouraged and nourished – and we aim to provide the resources to help train people in starting and running a business as well as providing a safe, supportive environment to help businesses grow and thrive. Facilities include a large commercial kitchen and dining area, conference rooms, offices, classrooms, stages, massage and other private spaces, an auto/wood/metal shop and numerous other facilities. Shared vehicles, equipment, tools and materials are also available.
Back to Hope LLC
A vegan-friendly, zero-waste product making small-batch soaps, body care products, herbal teas, and more. Plastic-free, palm-free, gluten-free. It is a registered B corporation and sources local, sustainable, fair-trade and organic products whenever possible. The shared commercial kitchen will allow for expansion of markets and products, and botanicals will be grown on-site to utilize in products. A line of AIP-friendly condiments, foods and mocktails is planned.
A small kombucha company has just transferred ownership. The shared commercial kitchen will allow for expansion of markets and products, and botanicals will be grown on-site to utilize in products.
Do you have an existing business or business idea? Some other existing or planned businesses and ideas include:
- Game development and sales
- Website development
- Plant sales
- Value-added food production (fermented foods, dairy products, baked goods, etc.)
- Fiber mill and fiber arts products (wool, yarn, textiles, clothing, etc)
- Carpentry/wood craft
- Auto inspection and repair