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The Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation Looks for Next Batch of Entrepreneurs

July 29, 2019

By Ebone Monet

Jacobs Centers Looks For Next Batch Of Entrepreneurs For ‘Connect All’ Program

CONNECT ALL @ the Jacobs Center Business Accelerator Accepting Applications for Fall 2019

July 15, 2019

By Connect ALL @ the Jacobs Center

CONNECT ALL @ the Jacobs Center Business Accelerator Accepting Applications for Fall 2019.

Company Puts Beach in Most People’s Reach

June 6, 2019

By Elise Reuter

CAJC company Access Trax  is developing a solution to help outdoors enthusiasts navigate bumpy surfaces.

Startups Join New Accelerator in Southeastern San Diego

May 20, 2019

By Elise Reuter

The San Diego Business Journal covers the grand opening of Connect All @ the Jacobs Center.

13 startups join San Diego’s first city-backed accelerator

May 20, 2019

By Brittany Meiling

The San Diego Union Tribune covers the official grand opening of the business accelerator, Connect All @ the Jacobs Center.

Accelerator Wants to Assist Diverse Business Owners

January 14, 2019

By Brooke Ruth, Jade Hindmon

Reginald Jones, president and CEO of Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, discusses the importance of diversity in business on KPBS’ “Midday Edition” radio show.


Innovate Up- Start-Up Business Basics

Wednesday, September 11 at 9:30am – 1:30pm

Location: Diamond Business Association | 5003 Imperial Ave, Suite 114-A, San Diego, CA 92113

Innovate Up- Innovation Bootcamp

Thursday, August 22 at 8:00 am (PDT)

Location: Malcom X Library – Community Room 5148 Market St., San Diego CA 92114

Innovate Up- Specialized Certification Workshop

Wednesday, August 14th at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (PDT)

Location: University of San Diego 5998 Alcala Park, MRH – Warren Auditorium, San Diego CA 92110

SoCal’s 2nd Annual Natural Hair & Health Expo

Saturday, September 14 from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: Jacobs Center, 404 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92114

Connecting with Capital Expo!

Friday, August 16th from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Location: Escondido Chamber 201 N. Broadway, Escondido CA 92025

Selling on Amazon

Saturday, August 17th from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location: SCORE San Diego 8825 Aero Drive, Suite 102 San Diego, CA 92123