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Healthcare Panel

Virtual via Zoom

Indivisible Central CT will be holding our next meeting on Thursday April 22, 2021 from 7-9 PM online via Zoom. We will hear from a panel of elected representatives who will discuss S.B. 842 which if passed would allow the state to create and offer a public option health insurance plan to the public. Panelists […]


2021 reSET Impact Accelerator Virtual Venture Showcase

On Thursday April 29th, reSET presents this year’s Venture Showcase. The Showcase features the top startups from reSET’s Impact Accelerator.Join us from the comfort of your home for an evening of entrepreneurship, innovation, and impact!This year, instead of selecting finalists, everyone gets a chance to pitch! In addition, founders will appear on panels to share […]

How to Test Your Business Idea without Breaking the Bank

In this session, we will learn what a prototype is, how to build one for your business and what to do with it in order to keep your businessAs, an entrepreneur, whether you are offering a physical product, digital application, service or a combination of all three, you are constantly making decisions about where to […]

Quarterly (Virtual) Eat Up Meet Up

Bring your favorite snack & beverage for a (virtual) Eat Up Meet Up community conversation with local food business leaders!Calling all food entrepreneurs & foodies! Have questions about the food start-up journey? Wondering about navigating next steps in sustaining your business? Considering scaling up to be the next Shake Shack? Then this community conversation and […]

Back Office Finances

Business operations session focused on how to set up your back office financial systems to manage tax responsibilities, insurance, payroll..Business operations session focused on how to set up your back office financial systems to manage tax responsibilities, insurance, payroll, and financial reporting. We will discuss steps you need to take as a business owner to […]

A Taste of Finance

Join us for the next Alumni Gathering hosted by reSET on June 17th 5-7 pm.An exclusive reSET alumni event with experts in diverse financial channels (traditional and non-traditional) to help your company grow. Including experts in Investments, Grants, Banking and Crowdfunding. Come and learn from our panelists and even have some time to ask individual […]

Goodnight Moonshine Live- Streaming from Voices Cafe

Voices Cafe 10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport

If cathartic performances of songs marked by substance and grace is your thing, you’re going to love Goodnight Moonshine! Listen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efTch2uttq4 In celebration, and remembrance of Juneteenth, proceeds from this performance will benefit the Mary and Eliza Freeman Center for History and Community in Bridgeport. Molly and Eben are a husband-and-wife team who balance […]


Food Incubator Cohort Pitch Practice Session

This is our final pitch practice session for the current Food Incubator cohort before the 2021 Back to Business: Food Incubator Pitch Event.Each startup will give a 2-3 minute pitch with presentation, and then judges will ask questions and provide feedback both verbally and in writing. It will be on June 23rd from 5:30 to […]

Back to Business: 2021 Food Incubator Pitch Event

Join us on June 30th as reSET presents the Back to Business: 2021 Food Incubator Pitch Event!On June 30th, reSET and Hands on Harford will present this year’s Food Incubator cohort. Join us for an evening with 17 local food start-ups from reSET’s Food Incubator program as they present their food business pitches, sharing their […]

GOODWorks Inc. Rejuvenation Retreat

Enders Island 1 Enders Island, Mystic, CT

GOODWorks Inc. Rejuvenation retreat is scheduled for Saturday, August 7, 2021.It is that time again, to let the wind, air, and water, rejuvenate you, and reconnect you with your soul and body. GOODWorks Inc. is so excited to announce the date and time of our upcoming Retreat for 2021! We missed you all so much […]

Pop Up Workshop for Retail Businesses

Join us for the a workshop with Josh of Breakfast Lunch & Dinner to learn about the logistics of running a popup in Hartford.Join us virtually for an overview of starting a popup in Hartford and learn about how the retail incubator can support you through this step in your business growth.

Quarterly (Virtual) Eat Up Meet Up

Bring your favorite snack & beverage for a (virtual) Eat Up Meet Up community conversation with local food business leaders!Calling all food entrepreneurs & foodies! Join us for our community conversation with the owner of GRDNKTCHN , Courtney Powell and owner of Nyam Bakery , Kleon Clarke will share their experiences, supports & successes along […]


Keney Park Golf Course 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT

GoodWorks Inc. & Land Rover/Hartford are at it again, “Getting into More Good Trouble” this year! A partnership with a purpose!

GOODWorks Inc. 15th Annual Golf Classic

Keney Park Golf Course 171 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT

Come and join GOODWorks Inc. on September 11, 2021 at Keney Park Golf Course for a day of fun competition and to support our cause.GOODWorks holds its mission in empowering women in recovery from the criminal justice system. We assist the women from our community in making positive behavioral and lifestyle changes that foster personal […]

Run for the Fallen CT 2021

Veterans Memorial Park Walnut Grove Rd, Middletown, CT

Run for the Fallen CT will be a 5 mile group run (about a 10:30 - 11 min/mile pace) honoring fallen service members from CT.This memorial run will open with a short ceremony at 8:30am and reading of the names of fallen heroes from CT. Runners will depart around 9am as a group and be […]

Summer Cookout

60 Bidwell Rd, South Windsor (Between Revolutions and Nomads) 60 Bidwell Road, South Windsor, CT

An old fashioned Summer Cookout to benefit Christmas Wish CTBring the whole family for food, fun, games, prizes and more!

Operationalize Your Startup with Paul Silva

Operationalize Your Startup: You’ve launched your venture… now what? Learn when to raise money, hire, and pivot at the right times.Join us for a workshop with Paul Silva from Launch413 on how to "Operationalize Your Startup." You’ve launched your venture… now what? The financial lives of your team depends on you. When do you raise […]

Measure What Matters 2021

MWM combines education, peer accountability, and 1 on 1 guidance to entrepreneurs building sustainable business.About the Program Measure What Matters (MWM) is for business leaders who want to measure, improve, and tell your impact story without costing you your bottom line. Do you have an intention to do good, but are looking for ways to […]

The Accidentals and Sawyer Fredericks Kick Off Voices Café’s 11th Season

Voices Cafe 10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport

On Sunday, October 24 at 7:30pm, Voices Café, a renowned live music venue in Fairfield County, will kick off its 11th season with a dynamic double bill of The Accidentals and Sawyer Fredericks. This performance, part of their 25 city tour, will be live and streamed from The Unitarian Church in Westport, 10 Lyons Plains […]


SPEAK UP for Your Health: Cancer and Wellness in the LGBTQ+ Community


Join the American Cancer Society and American Cancer Society for a free, educational virtual event featuring a panel of experts who will discuss cancer in the LGBTQ+ community and share how you can be your own health advocate. Speakers will include: Tawana Thomas Johnson- American Cancer Society, Senior Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer Dr. […]


Beyond Business as Usual: Regenerative Economy

BBAU this year will focus on the Regenerative Economy. Join us in a thoughtful discussion virtually on Wednesday, November 10 from 9-12 pm.reSET presents in partnership with CT Sustainable Business Council Beyond Business As Usual on Nov. 10 at 9- 12 pm. Our 2021 theme will focus on the Regenerative Economy - Reimagining Capitalism for […]

The Future of Health Care: Achieving Health Equity in Cancer Care


The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), will host our 6th annual forum in Connecticut. The goal is to focus on public policies that could effectively eliminate barriers that prevent patients from accessing evidence-based and innovative cancer care with an emphasis on policies and programs that address inequities in the system. Focus of […]


(virtual) Eat Up Meet Up: Mindset & Management Tools for Women in Food

Join us for an evening of tips & tools to create the mindset for a successful business in the world of food!Opening a food enterprise is hard enough, and as a woman it can come with unique challenges. Join us for a night of “creating the right mindset” to be a successful food entrepreneur with […]

Impact Accelerator Info Sessions

Interested in the reSET Impact Accelerator? Join an info session to learn more, ask questions, meet other applicants, and get feedback.

The Pros & Cons of Crowdfunding

Join reSET Alumni for an interactive conversation about the pros and cons of crowdfunding as a method to raise capital for your business.Hear from experienced entrepreneurs about how to navigate platform options, what it takes to run a successful crowdfunding marketing campaign and what happens if you raise too little or too much. This conversation […]

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