NBA Social Entrepreneurship Program

2023 SENT Cohort

The SENT Cohort was created to enhance relationships, support, and provide education for social entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their new social service organizations. Cohort members have attended an NBA SENT Seminar and demonstrated an interest and willingness to work with NBA’s Social Entrepreneurship team on a deeper level.

AGAPE Project

Nadia Tavera

AGAPE Project believes queer asylum seekers deserve a safe space where they can be who they are and get the support they need. The organization provides companionship, financial support, and resources for legal aid.

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AGAPE Project

Diego Galvis

AGAPE Project believes queer asylum seekers deserve a safe space where they can be who they are and get the support they need. The organization provides companionship, financial support, and resources for legal aid.

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Come As You Are Collective

Rev. Whittney Ijanaten

Come As You Collective is a nonprofit organization with a mission to accompany and resource the Queer and BIPOC communities with accessible and low-to-no-cost Spiritual Direction and Licensed Mental Health Services. We collaborate across specialties to curate an affirming, just, and welcoming space that leans in toward what you hold sacred and we care from there.

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Helping Hands Center of Hope

Myron Goins

As a military veteran, Myron Goins understands what’s needed for those who leave the military after their service. Helping Hands Center of Hope helps veterans get acclimated back into society after leaving the military.

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Center for Prophetic Activism

Rev. Anthony Everett

The Center for Prophetic Activism is a faith-based social justice enterprise that focuses on bringing together faith communities, activists, organizers, and others to bring forth transformation in communities.

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The Co-Conspirator Firm

Rev. Cherisna Jean Marie

The Co-Conspirator Firm seeks to eradicate white supremacy culture using a community ethos where people are transformed so they might transform systems.

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The TRAC

Sandy Houston

The TRAC gives access to high-energy exciting activities for adolescent boys who have interests that fall outside of sports and entertainment.

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Glam Academy

Lessie Johnson

The Glam Academy is a six-week program that promotes healing and resiliency in women who have experienced trauma using pastoral care and therapeutic interventions.

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Restore Clergy

Kinsie Tate

Restore Clergy seeks to improve the mental health and wellness of the clergy population and address burnout.

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Make A Child Change Foundation

Sophia Barnett

Making a Child Change Foundation is setting out to improve the outcomes of African American children and families in poverty.

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Sheen Creations

LaSheena Williams

Sheen Creations is an arena where the world heals when underrepresented life artists play, polish, and present their talents and stories. It provides creative opportunities and experiences for children and adolescents.

 

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