CONNECT AND CELEBRATE THE
ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM

1 Million Cups Fargo

1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation in 2012, the program is based on the notion that meaningful connections are made over one million cups of coffee. 1 Million Cups is led by more than 500 volunteer organizers in 35+ states, one U.S. territory, and…
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WHAT WE DO

Emerging Prairie is an organization that focuses on connecting and celebrating the entrepreneurial ecosystem through innovative programming and events that move the needle and ignite economic growth for the state of North Dakota. With our values, mission, and vision as a guiding force, we strive to support the founders, creators, and community builders across the state to be curious and relentless in their pursuits.

Events

The events and conferences that Emerging Prairie helps organize connect people from around the region and the country to explore and celebrate innovations, bright spots and new ideas.

Programs

Emerging Prairie hosts programs and meetups that aim to keep the community active and engaged with each other by creating opportunities for connection and learning.

Coworking

The coworking space Emerging Prairie operates is home to several startups and helps foster collaboration and connection among entrepreneurs and creatives.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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BND Expands the Accelerated Growth Loan Program

Financing the tech industry in North Dakota   You have the knowledge. Your business is solid. The opportunities are clear. You are so close to taking your company to the next level – if only you had the money.  The first critical step in financing a company is establishing a relationship with your local financial…
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