Intern Philip McHugh Reflection

“What I didn’t anticipate was the momentum and stability that a summer at Flywheel would provide me.” – Philip McHugh   When I first started at Flywheel, I didn’t really know what Flywheel Social Enterprise Hub was. In fact, I didn’t even know what a “flywheel” was. I figured that was a good place to […]

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So You Want to Start a Social Enterprise? (Part 2)

Flywheel Social Enterprise Hub’s three-part blog series, So You Want to Start a Social Enterprise, will walk you through the formation of a social enterprise through a legal lens. Produced in partnership with Northern Kentucky University’s Chase College of Law, the series will answer questions about general legal structure, funding, and scaling your business.

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Social Enterprise Spotlight: Yankee Doodle Deli

Yankee Doodle Deli is a social enterprise located in Covington, Kentucky, that specializes in “ZELS.” ZELS are gourmet pretzels created by Marilyn Baker. Yankee Doodle Deli hires second chance workers and Marilyn dedicates her spare time to mentoring others on how to run a social enterprise […]

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We’re Hiring!

Want to make a difference in our community? Want to work in the heart of Cincinnati’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, Union Hall? Flywheel is accepting applications for a Communications Intern […]

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We’re Hiring!

Want to make a difference in our community? Want to work in the heart of Cincinnati’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, Union Hall? Flywheel is accepting applications for a Program Manager, responsible for planning and executing Flywheel workshops, events and most importantly, the SECincy Elevator, an accelerator purpose-built for social entrepreneurs.

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June 2017 Elevator Company of the Month: Vie Ability

Launched in 2013, VieAbility is one of Cincinnati Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired (CABVI)’s most visible social enterprises. With over 150 active customers, VieAbility’s selection of over 40,000 office supplies are delivered the next day for free. And, CABVI “delivers” social impact by providing meaningful employment to individuals who are blind or have severe vision loss. We […]

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