East Lake

Starting and Growing Small Businesses Since 2015

Emory University's Goizueta Business School partners with the East Lake Foundation to support entrepreneurs in the East Lake, Edgewood, and Kirkwood communities.

 

The East Lake program runs annually from January through March. 

$10,000 in seed grants are distributed among the top business ventures.

East Lake Program At-A-Glance

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Businesses Served

$5M

Combined Annual Revenue

333

Jobs Created or Retained

25

Peer-Selected to Receive Capital

Visit our Entrepreneur Page to learn about the  Start:ME alums from the East Lake area.

Where is the program?

We work with business owners who live in, work in, and/or provide valuable products or services to the East Lake area..

Meet the East Lake Team

Start:ME is powered by partnerships that bring a business school, community organizations, engaged citizens, and sponsors together. These partnerships are at the heart of what makes the program successful.

The East Lake program is delivered by:

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In partnership with:

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