Morgan State University's Entrepreneurial Development and Assistance Center Received a 2019 Lighting the Way Award from the SunTrust Foundation
Recognized for its generous contributions to Baltimore, Morgan State University’s Entrepreneurial Development and Assistance Center ( EDAC ) received a 2019 Lighting the Way Award from the SunTrust Foundation along with a $75,000 grant. EDAC will use the grant to create resources for individuals participating in the gig economy and entrepreneurs.
The SunTrust Foundation’s Lighting the Way Awards recognize select nonprofit organizations that work to build self-sufficient families and more financially confident communities through financial education, financial counseling, career readiness/workforce development and small business/entrepreneurship.
“The SunTrust Foundation is proud to recognize and support our local nonprofit partners that empower and strengthen the communities they serve,” said Stan Little, president of the SunTrust Foundation. “EDAC is making a meaningful impact with their programs to improve the financial well-being of the people who need it most.” Read more...
The mission of EDAC is to connect budding & existing entrepreneurs to resources for venture management & growth.