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Empowering New Haven Entrepreneurs: A Chat with Dawn Leaks and Caroline Smith (Yale ’14) of Collab

November 30 @ 9:00 am 10:00 am

Location: Tsai CITY, 17 Prospect Street New Haven, CT 06511

Join us in conversation with Dawn Leaks, Executive Director, and Caroline Smith, Co-Founder and Director of External Affairs & Organizing, of Collab New Haven. Hear about their journeys building collective power and wealth in the New Haven community, guided by a values-aligned, collaborative, heart-centered approach.

Collab offers business accelerator programs to empower New Haven entrepreneurs. Ever since the organization was founded in 2017, graduates of Collab’s programs—83% of whom are founders of color and 74% of whom are women—have created hundreds of jobs for the local community and generated millions in revenue.