Our next course will be in Conneaut

Our next Starting and Growing a New Business Course will be at the Conneaut Library beginning 11/2. See the Class Schedule page for more information.

Registration for the Ashtabula Course is now open

Registration for our next Starting and Growing a New Business Course is now open. The course begins 9/14 at the Ashtabula Public Library. Classes are held every Tuesday evening from 5:15 to 8:15 for 6 weeks. Go to our Class Schedule page for more information.

Registration for Conneaut Course Now Open

Registration for the next “Starting and Growing a New Business” Course is now open. The course will be at the Conneaut Library and meet every Tuesday evening from 5:30 – 8:30.

Great event in downtown Ashtabula for those considering opening a new business

The Ashtabula Downtown Development Association will be putting on “Open for Businesss” 6/17. They have lined up many key resources for new businesses to attend so they can answer your questions on opening a new business on Main Street. We will be there along with many other groups that support local businesses. Go to their website for more information and to register. https://www.downtownashtabula.com/openhouseretailproperties

Geneva Course Finalized

Our next Starting and Growing a New Business Course will be at the Geneva City Council Chambers beginning 5/18. Registration will begin the week of 4/19. We will again be limited to 9 participants to comply with distancing requirements.

Ashtabula course is now full

Our Ashtabula class beginning 3/23 at the Ashtabula Library is now full. Watch for information on our next class in Geneva.

Ashtabula course registration is now open.

Registration is now open for the Starting and Growing a New Business Course beginning 3/23 at the Ashtabula Library. Go to our Class Schedule page to get more details and to register.

On-line Course starting 1/26

We are offering the Starting and Growing a New Business course on-line beginning 1/26. The course is the same as our in-person course, but will be offered on Zoom. See our Class Schedule page for more info.

Want to support the NEO Fund Mission?

If you would like to support NEO Fund in its mission of promoting entrepreneurship in Ashtabula County, we just made it easier to make a donation. We added a donation button to the Contact page, so you can make a donation on-line.

Conneaut class just completed.

This week we finished the Conneaut course. Congratulations to everyone that completed the course. Jim Hockaday, the City Manager of Conneaut, was able to join us for the last session. He gave the participants some great feedback on their business presentation as well as what support the community has to offer for local entrepreneurs.