We strive to offer multiple programs to help entrepreneurs find their way through the startup phase of their business. Through community events, networking, and accelerator programs, we give our members the best tools available to help them thrive.

NC Veteran Entrepreneurs Initiative

HQ Community and Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) are partnering to offer veteran-owned small businesses in the Triangle, Triad and Charlotte with affordable workspaces and innovative services to scale their business.

This unique joint veteran initiative offers veteran entrepreneurs with a membership to the HQ Community with locations in Raleigh, Charlotte and Greensboro. This includes free co-working space in any HQ Community’ s offices, access to HQ member benefits, support through HQ Labs, and more. Veteran entrepreneurs will also have the opportunity to gain visibility among the HQ Community through newsletters, signage, and events while expanding their networks and being in an ecosystem that encourages innovation and creativity.

Southeast Raleigh Entrepreneurs Initiative

Carolina Small Business Development Fund, Shaw University, and the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center have partnered up with HQ Raleigh to provide an exciting opportunity for entrepreneurs from Southeast Raleigh. Through this partnership, qualified entrepreneurs who are launching or who have launched their own businesses out of SE Raleigh will get a free one-year membership to HQ Raleigh.