The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) awarded another $50,000 grant to the West Virginia Hive Network under the agency’s Growth Accelerator Fund Competition (GAFC) program.
Senior staff at the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA) are being promoted to new positions within the organization to respond to increased local and regional business, community, and economic outdoor industry needs.
Jay Phillips, Seed Sower Inc. Executive Director, joins current Communities of Healing Participants, Chris Adams and Adam Hodges on Hoppy Kercheval’s Talkline. Jay explains the backbones of the program.
The Communities of Healing recovery-to-work program has announced registration is open for a Fall 2021 cohort for small business and social enterprise leaders who are interested in providing employment to local citizens recovering from addiction. The goal is to recruit 10 businesses.
Jina Belcher, executive director of the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA), has been recognized by the state business journal as one of its 2021 Generation Next ’40 Under 40’ recipients.
The West Virginia Hive and its parent, the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority (NRGRDA), celebrated on Oct. 16, 2020, the opening of its new offices, business hub and co-working space in downtown Beckley with remarks of appreciation, ribbon cutting, awards presentations, a Facebook Live session and tours of the new space.