Don’t Miss The Cottage Grove Business Challenge Gala – October 25th

On Wed October 25th Cottage Grove is celebrating local entrepreneurship at The Cottage Grove Business Challenge Gala.  The community is invited to attend.

Twenty-four local businesses responded to the challenge by submitting executive summaries for their respective business or idea. The diverse group of entrants represents a variety of industries that include local food & beverage manufacturing, education, nutrition, and others.

New Breed Seed and the Cottage Grove business community have made this very special opportunity possible, in partnership with the Cottage Grove Community Development Corporation (, Cottage Grove Chamber of Commerce, and RAIN Eugene ( $10,000 has been donated by New Breed Seed to be given as cash awards to three local entrepreneurs to jump-start their operations.

Many other local businesses and organizations are sponsoring the Gala where the winners will be announced. The support of community sponsors adds to the momentum of the burgeoning startup community in Cottage Grove.

Come celebrate the winners and find out what they plan to do with the award on Wednesday, October 25th. Tickets to the gala are still available for $10 at: