Press Release

Collaborate 317 is Partnering with Two Nonprofits to Bring Local Businesses Together for a Networking and Fundraising Event
 
Collaborate 317 is partnering with, Success-Beyond-School Corporation and The Hope Center Indy. We will be hosting a networking and entrepreneur event to raise funds and to learn more about our local businesses in Central Indiana. Invitations include three county Chamber of Commerce centers, and three networking groups: Rainmakers members, Gold Star Members, Power Circle Network Members and the general public. There will be 40 booths available for local businesses from Central Indiana and up to 20 businesses already active at Collaborate 317. There will be food in the form of snacks and drinks including beer tasting from local brewery and wine tasting from a local winery. Interested in having a booth or donating gift card/certificate for a silent auction, please contact Carol@successbeyondschool.org  The address and time is 4202 North EMS Blvd, Suite 180, Greenfield, Indiana (across from old Mount Comfort Airport) On July 11, 2017 from 10 A.M. to 7 P.M.

Collaborate 317 is Indy's newest networking & co-working space designed for professionals. Our professional workspace design features private offices and common spaces all designed with the professional in mind. Our newly remodeled building features an executive conference room, coffee shop, bistro, training center with projection screen, radio/podcasting studio, and an events center. Collaborate 317 has a motto of “Grow your network, grow your business.”  This is a community of entrepreneurs, business owners, and hard workers! We help use our personal network to drive your business! We are always hosting networking opportunities like lunch and learn events, happy hours, and outings. Further information can be found at: https://collaborate317.com/
 
Success-Beyond-School Corporation (SBS) is an Indianapolis, Indiana nonprofit dedicated to helping teens and young adults aged 12-25 become successful members of society. We strive to give them the practical skills and strategies they need to be the next generation of leaders, employees, and caretakers. We provide quality programs that educate, inspire, and motivate youths and adults to be successfully balanced and self-sufficient in life.  We offer real-life examples that answer the question, "Why am I learning this?"  We use the knowledge of educators, industry professionals, and community leaders to provide symposiums, presentations, and workshops to enhance all levels of educational curriculum. We work with educational, community, and business leaders to provide programs that help young adults gain the knowledge needed to succeed in today’s world. Our programs provide practical skills and strategies while also encouraging young adults to think critically and creatively, helping them become tomorrow’s successful employees, leaders, caretakers, and lawmakers. Further information can be found at: http://www.successbeyondschool.org

The Hope Center Indy helps individuals that have been involved in sex trafficking, which is a form of modern slavery that exists throughout the United States and globally. Sex traffickers use violence, threats, lies, debt bondage, and other forms of coercion to compel adults and children to engage in commercial sex acts against their will. Every year there are over 300,000 children under the age of 18 that are captured and forced into sex trafficking. The average age is 12 years old. More information can be found at: http://hopecenterindy.com/about-hope-center-indy/