The Center for Rural Entrepreneurship's mission is to help community leaders build a prosperous future by supporting and empowering business, social and civic entrepreneurs. With our roots and hearts in rural America, we help communities of all sizes and interests by bringing empowering research together with effective community engagement to advance community-driven strategies for prosperity. Click here for a video to learn more about our mission!
Our Solution Area Teams empower community leaders to find their own answers to the economic development challenges and opportunities they face:
News & Announcements
July 23, 2014. New Rural Entrepreneurship Initiative links to the Center's many resources for building entrepreneur-friendly communities.
- Ann Chaffin
Don Macke records interview with Michigan Business Network's Michael Rogers to appear on its radio show, "Business Next".
July 25, 2014. Don Macke to be keynote speaker at 3rd annual Indiana Municipal Power Agency Downtown conference.
July 25, 2014. Read the latest book review by Prairie Business Magazine.
June 26, 2014. Center has completed TOW studies in 22 counties helping Philanthropy WV predict $16 billion in wealth transfer, and counting!