Leveling the playing field for founders of color.
Twende is Kiswahili for “let’s go,” and this is the spirit of the EC’s program passionately and strategically driving the growth of Tennessee’s entrepreneurs of color. Twende is a year-long program for entrepreneurs of color in all industries looking to significantly grow their businesses and gain access to world-class curriculum, a supportive community, and individualized mentorship.
20 Entrepreneurs in 2020-2021 Cohort
32 Entrepreneurs Served to Date
Founded in 2019