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Entrepreneurship Summer Camp teaches basics of business, awards TROY scholarship to competition winner

Emily Stokes was the winner of the business plan competition and $2,000 TROY scholarship.

Emily Stokes was the winner of the business plan competition and $2,000 TROY scholarship.

Six high school students spent a week at the IDEA Bank’s first Entrepreneurship Summer Camp to learn the basics of business planning. The event culminated in a business plan competition with the winner receiving a $2,000 Harrel McKinney Entrepreneur Endowed Scholarship to Troy University. 

From July 11-15, students learned the principles of business planning, financial…

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IDEA Bank to host a summit on nonprofit development in association with Central Alabama Community Foundation

The IDEA Bank in downtown Troy is teaming with Central Alabama Community Foundation to host non-profit development seminar.

The IDEA Bank in downtown Troy is teaming with Central Alabama Community Foundation to host non-profit development seminar.

Troy University’s IDEA Bank is teaming with the Central Alabama Community Foundation to offer a free workshop on non-profit organization start-ups.

“The Nonprofit Summit is going to be a great opportunity for existing and aspiring non-profit owners or affiliates to get together for networking and learning,” said Lynne Firmin George, the IDEA Bank’s director.

Lynne…

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SHORT the Squirrel celebrates second birthday, big milestones

The children's literacy program has grown rapidly over the last two years and continues to expand.

The children's literacy program has grown rapidly over the last two years and continues to expand.

A childhood literacy initiative featuring a 6-foot tall, cape-wearing squirrel named SHORT created by two Troy University alumnae recently hit several milestones: celebrating its second birthday, graduating from the IDEA Bank to the Pike County Economic Development Center and securing a $25,000 grant from the Daniel Foundation to produce its first children’s book.

SHORT was…

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