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The GROW Nebraska® Foundation helps entrepreneurs get the resources they need to live in Anywhere, NE and make a sustainable living. Since the inception of GROW Nebraska® in 1998 our vision and mission has never wavered: to create viable economic development through business training, technical assistance, promotion, and access to markets. We create impactful opportunities for small business owners and entrepreneurs to live in “Anywhere”, Nebraska and make a sustainable living.

Who We Are

We Are Giving Back

We are a nonprofit educational organization, providing marketing and training to individuals and small business owners across Nebraska.

We are marketing

We assist entrepreneurs get the resources they need to live in Anywhere, NE and make a sustainable living.

We Are Training

1,975 business owners received training in 2021. 756 trainings were one-on-one technical assistance sessions with business owners.

We are a nonprofit

GROW Nebraska® is an educational nonprofit 501c3. The only small business assistance program in the state focusing solely on marketing and training.

GROW Nebraska® Stories

Keeping you connected to the entrepreneurs helping to shape Nebraska’s economy

State Fair 2022 Proves to be Success for GROW Nebraska Members

State Fair 2022 Proves to be Success for GROW Nebraska Members

As 2022’s state fair has come to an end, GROW Nebraska wants to thank all the members for making it possible for this year’s outcome to be so great! We were up over all in sales and had our second largest state fair outcome. GROW Nebraska had about 54 businesses participate, and some of those were service businesses who came and promoted their products!

GROW Nebraska Women’s Business Center Welcome’s Lydia Okuku

GROW Nebraska Women’s Business Center Welcome’s Lydia Okuku

This Summer, the GROW Nebraska Women’s Business Center (GNWBC) was offered an opportunity to partner with Step Up! Omaha – a nonprofit organization that assist youths in resume and interview preparation and first job placements. Step Up! Omaha was able to pair us with an amazing intern named Lydia Okuku. Lydia came to us as a 2022 graduate from Millard North who was excited to learn more about marketing and business management.

Bianchi Candles Expands in New Nebraska Game and Parks Candle Line

Bianchi Candles Expands in New Nebraska Game and Parks Candle Line

Not many success stories start at twelve years old, but for Nic Bianchi that’s exactly when it all began. He got a candle making kit for his birthday and only grew from there. He started a couple of lines of candles, Bianchi Candle Company, and Yes You Candle.

1,975

individuals received trainings in 2021

The GROW Nebraska® Foundation provides education and training to individuals and small business owners across Nebraska, with an emphasis on economically depressed areas, to create sustainable economic development and marketing opportunities.

GROW Nebraska® is a nonprofit 501c3 providing training and education to Nebraska businesses.

GROW Nebraska® Foundation Headquarters Marketing & Innovation Center

Younes Campus
421 W Talmadge Street Suite #1 | Kearney, NE 68845
308.962.6767 | info@grownebraska.org

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Younes Campus
421 W Talmadge Street Suite #1 | Kearney, NE 68845
308.338.3520| kearney@grownebraska.org