Microenterprise Project

February 24, 2015
In January 2015, the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) named the South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO) winner of this year's Competition THRIVE - a citywide competition that Read more
February 4, 2015
Pro bono legal services from White & Case LLP have helped SoBRO to win $100,000 to support an immigrant entrepreneurs' cooperative in the South Bronx. Read more
December 18, 2014
Over 100 entrepreneurs receive free legal support with the help of Volunteers of Legal Service Read more
November 21, 2014
VOLS joined the Association of Pro Bono Counsel and ten other legal service providers to host New York City's second annual Small Business Legal Academy on November 19, 2014. Read more
October 20, 2014
At the VOLS Microenterprise Project, we are thrilled to learn of stories like Loren’s, where promising entrepreneurs are able to take significant steps to grow their businesses with a little support from the volunteer lawyers that participate in our Project. Read more
September 24, 2014
Register Now for Free Legal Consultation at the 2014 Small Business Legal Academy at www.probono.net/sbla Are you looking for legal help for your small business? Read more
September 22, 2014
The VOLS Microenterprise Project is currently seeking a motivated Marketing and Communications Intern to help strengthen the project's communication and fundraising strategies. Read more
May 30, 2014
Ramones 1977 Hit Song "Rockaway Beach" Is Part of New Effort to Boost Tourism to the Peninsula Read more
May 28, 2014
On Friday, May 23rd, the VOLS Microenterprise Project team went to Harlem to celebrate the launch of Seasoned Vegan, a new vegan soul food restaurant opened by Brenda and Aaron Beener, a mother-and-son entrepreneurial duo who benefited from legal assistance offered through VOLS’ Microenterprise Project. Read more
May 14, 2014
Seasoned Vegan restaurant, a client of the Microenterprise Project, recently received great coverage in DNAinfo New York. Read more

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