Here are some of the statistics we have generated so far


  • Over 60 new jobs created in southern West Virginia
  • 6 new businesses started in southern West Virginia
  • Over 250 professional certifications facilitated for formally unemployed people
  • Over 175,000 square feet of abandoned property revitalized
  • Over 20 alumni placed in full-time careers
  • Over $10,000,000 of fresh investment attracted to southern West Virginia


This is only the beginning. Together we will achieve the goal of rebuilding the Appalachian economy from the ground up.

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To support a family of social enterprises that inspire the courage to grow, activate the creativity to transform perceived liabilities into assets, and cultivate the community needed for real opportunity in Appalachia through mentorship, education, and employment.