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2022 Renasant Roots

2022 Renasant Roots


May 05 - 27 2022


All of the day

Join Renasant Bank and the Birmingham Business Resource Center for customized coaching and hands-on training in a virtual workshop with limited class sizes, great tools, and proven resources. This free, five-part program is designed to fill in gaps that may exist in entrepreneurs’ knowledge or experience, making their enterprises stronger overall. The program lasts a total of 6 weeks, with the final week consisting of an in-person graduation ceremony in Birmingham, Alabama. Graduates of the program receive a $2,500 capacity-building grant from Renasant Bank.

Become a Renasant Roots graduate. Apply today!

This online capacity-building program is currently only available to AL, MS, FL, and TN entrepreneurs. Nonprofits are not eligible. The application opens on May 5, 2022, and closes on May 27, 2022, at 11:59 PM CT. Selected participants will receive notification by June 30, 2022. The program begins on August 3, 2022, and ends with a graduation ceremony on September 7, 2022. The 12 participants are selected through an application process by a team of reviewers that includes both internal bank representatives and external community representatives. Each of the 12 selected participants will be eligible to receive a $2,500 capacity-building grant from Renasant Bank. Although the funds are deposited in a Renasant account, there is no requirement to retain the funds in the account for a certain period of time.  Apply today!