Founder of Greater Bridgeport Community Enterprises.
Partner for Community Economic Development and training projects.
Funding partner for life skills and work readiness training programs.
Partner for Economic Development projects in context of City of Bridgeport’s BGreen 2020 Initiative and development of the Eco Technology Park.
Named GBCE “Champion in Action 2013” for startup of the mattress and book recycling operations.
Funding partner for Economic and Community Development and Neighborhood Stabilization projects and work through BGreen 2020 Initiative.
Partner for employment in GBCE operations presenting clients for work Interview programs under CT Bureau of Rehabilitation. Clients are followed by vocational counselors provided by Goodwill and may be hired permanently when the work interview period is completed satisfactorily.
Economic Development and funding partner.
Technical assistance partner that provided model and start-up assistance for Park City Green mattress recycling facility. Leader of Cascade Alliance, with support of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, that federates several non-profits across the US that are implementing SVDPs models for green social enterprise innovation.
Park City Green’s landlord; counsel on business and factory operations.
Southern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board.
Funding partner with the State of Connecticut for the Step Up Program, subsidizing employment for GBCE Job Training Program and On-the-Job Training opportunities for training graduates.
Funding partner for Economic and Community Development Projects and Weatherization and Energy Conservation program.
Economic Development partner; nutrition hubs and farmers markets.