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The Latest & Greatest from LaunchNET Kent State
Women deserve the rights to their own bodies.
Local health resources have been linked below.

Highlights for this month include student positions at LaunchNET for fall, Deshpande 2022, funding opportunities, food trucks and live music, and tarot cards 🔮
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News & Announcements
LaunchNET is Hiring!
We are currently looking for student employees for the Fall 2022 semester. These are paid, part time positions open to all students and all majors. 
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Deshpande Symposium Recap
Check out our IG reel recapping our amazing experience at the 2022 Deshpande Symposium! We learned new ways to support entrepreneurship and innovation in higher ed and had a lot of fun along the way 🚀🥁
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Events & Opportunities
43North Our Program | 43North
43North offers an opportunity to scale your business with funding and an immersive accelerator program like no other. Each year, we invest $5 million into startups, offering founders a chance to secure $1 million in funding, and gain access to a host of support services - from mentorship to connections to investors, and inroads to customers.

Applications close July 8th
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Tiger Global Accelerate(HER) Fund | Hello Alice
The Accelerate(HER) Fund sponsored by Tiger Global Impact Ventures, in partnership with the Global Entrepreneurship Network and Hello Alice, provides grants up to $50,000 to eligible women entrepreneurs that are leading tech or tech-enabled small businesses, have not (yet) received funding from angel/venture investors, and have a demonstrated need for funding to reach the next stage of growth.

Applications close August 5th
Apply Here
Food Truck Wednesday Series, Multiple Dates | Bounce Innovation hub
Bounce Innovation Hub presents Food Truck Wednesday Series, now through September 28th at Bounce Innovation Hub in Akron, OH. Find event and ticket information.
Check It Out
Golden Hour | Greyt Culture
Golden Hour is a rooftop happy hour concert series with monthly events, connecting artists and entrepreneurs in the region. 

Next event on Friday, July 22nd. Featuring music by Chayla Hope and Post Saga.
Resources & Education

Read the message from the universe about your life with this psychic tarot pick a card.

Start your small business marketing strategy and drive customers with these ideas that will attract, engage, and delight your customers.

So if you have gotten to that point, here are six reasons why every entrepreneur needs a business mentor.

Support & Options (because you should have the right to choose)
Kent Area Women's Health Community Resource Guide | Kent State University
Here is a list of area reproductive health providers, counseling services and educational sites. These resources will be updated regularly and will be available online and at many locations on our campuses, including the DeWeese Health Center and the Women’s Center.
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