Past Growth Grant Recipients

Past Growth Grant Recipients

NASE Growth Grants Sponsored by Dell

NASE Growth Grant winners* are chosen each month and are awarded up to $4,000 to support the growth of their business. The Growth Grant money is used to help grow small businesses by providing extra capital to hire and train additional employees, take up new marketing initiatives, purchase new equipment and many other creative ways to improve businesses.

Join Now to Apply Today! *Growth Grant applicants must be a member in good standing for 3-months prior to submitting an application. Annual members may apply immediately. Monthly members may apply ninety days after joining the NASE.

Recent Recipients

Nakita Mattocks
Nakita Mattocks

Nakita Mattocks, an NASE Member from Woodbridge, Virginia was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in November 2016.  M Six Construction is a family owned and operated Construction Company that performs all levels of building and remodeling. They specialize in interior and exterior home renovations, including bathroom and kitchen remodeling, home additions, garages and more.

Awarded Q4 2016

Darlene Molnar
Darlene Molnar

Darlene Molnar, an NASE Member from Reston, Virginia was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in October 2016.  Darlene is an Interior Designer who has studied in Paris, England and Denmark As a boutique design firm, Darlene Molnar LLC specializes in interior design, decoration, space planning, interior styling, and product design.

Awarded Q4 2016

Rena Washington
Rena Washington

Rena Washington, an NASE Member from Monks Corner, South Carolina was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in September 2016.  New Seasons Hair & Beauty is owned and operated by Rena Washington, a Licensed Cosmetologist and Instructor.  New Seasons can handle any hair or beauty need you have with services ranging from traditional shampoo and hair styling to braids or dreadlocks to color treatments or facials and waxing.

Awarded Q3 2016

Kijahfha Mahoney
Kijahfha Mahoney

Kijahfha Mahoney, an NASE Member from Conyers, Georgia was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in August 2016.  Blissful Delights LLC sells high quality baked goods for both retail and wholesale markets.  Blissful Delights products include pastries, cakes, cupcakes, cookies, cake pops, alcohol infused products and a variety of other desserts.

Awarded Q3 2016

Akeem Carter
Akeem Carter

Akeem Carter , an NASE Member from Conroe, Texas was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in July 2016.   Active at Home brings all the benefits of having a personal trainer at the gym, to your home.  As a highly educated Master Trainer, Akeem Carter tailors workouts to meet individual goals and needs ranging from strength building to nutrition advice to posture correction and many more.

Awarded Q3 2016

Richard Greenman
Richard Greenman

Richard Greenman, an NASE Member from Box Elder, South Dakota was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in June 2016.   FreedomWild Outdoors, LLC is the place that hunters and anglers turn to for outdoor products and services that aren't offered by traditional retailers and outfitters.  FreedomWild covers everything from fly fishing to taxidermy & game processing to mobile apps.

Awarded Q2 2016

Lizbet Dominguez-Vila
Lizbet Dominguez-Vila

Lizbet Dominguez, an NASE Member from Miami, Florida was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in May 2016.   Bocasa Gourmet, LLC delivers healthy food choices right to your doorstep, be it a residence or a business.  Bocasa serves a variety of lunches and dinners Monday through Friday that are nutritionally balanced and taste great.

Awarded Q2 2016

Amy DeBruyne
Amy DeBruyne

Amy DeBruyne, an NASE Member from Pittsford, New York was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in April 2016.   BullsEye Communications of WNY is a telecommunications company base outside of Rochester, New York.  BullsEye handles telephone systems, paging systems and installs, upgrades and repairs cabling for telecommunications infrastructure.

Awarded Q2 2016

John Davis
John Davis

John Davis, an NASE Member from Peoria, Arizona was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in March 2016.   John’s Culinary Jungle provides their customers with an outstanding food experience; from personal Chef services, in-home cooking lessons, to small party catering.

Awarded Q1 2016

Karen Doniere
Karen Doniere

Karen Doniere, an NASE Member from Wilmington, North Carolina was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in February 2016.   One On One Press provide online courses and other programs for moms and women to help them conquer their fears and self-doubt to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Awarded Q1 2016

Marilyn Green
Marilyn Green

Marilyn Green, an NASE Member from Belleville, Illinois was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in January 2016.  JFY Consulting, Inc. offers a synergistic think tank that combines the knowledge, experience and wisdom of baby boomers and the creative, tech-savvy connectivity of millennials to aid in strategic planning, business development and other business solutions.

Awarded Q1 2016

Christian Birky
Christian Birky

Christian Birky, an NASE Member from Detroit, Michigan was awarded an NASE Growth Grant in December 2015.  Lazlo designs, sources and crafts menswear focusing on core items in a man's wardrobe.  Additionally, Lazlo looks to hire former inmates who have training in sewing; Lazlo gets an experienced workforce, and a marginalized population becomes an asset.  Christian will be using this grant to train employees and to upgrade equipment.

Awarded Q4 2015

NASE Growth Grants are awarded at the sole discretion of NASE. Unfortunately, not everyone who applies will receive a grant.
Decisions of the selection committee are final and are not subject to appeal. No application feedback will be given.

Courtesy of NASE.org
https://www.nase.org/become-a-member/grants-and-scholarships/past-grant-recipients/page/7