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Our vision is to empower talented individuals to create sustainable businesses, which contribute to economic growth, social cohesion and entrepreneurial culture in Greece.

Orange Grove is a platform that offers support to young entrepreneurs in Greece. It is a renowned initiative of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Athens and is financially supported by Dutch-Greek businesses and grant-making foundations active in Greece.
Orange Grove helps startups and SMEs by providing them with training, workshops, networking opportunities, mentors, international know-how & best practices, access to international markets and much more!

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Since 2013, over 220 startups have been a part of Orange Grove.

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Orange Grove is an incubator and startups ecosystem empowering talented individuals to create sustainable and innovative businesses in Greece. Orange Grove supports startups & innovative SMEs by facilitating the exchange of know-how and providing access to entrepreneurial expertise and international networks. Furthermore, it encourages an open and transparent entrepreneurial environment, while it contributes to the strengthening and international interconnection of the Greek entrepreneurial ecosystem. It offers incubation programs, workshops, bootcamps, mentoring, 1:1 sessions with acclaimed experts, as well as unique networking opportunities with its worldwide network. At Orange Grove, participants gain access to a powerful network of >170 volunteer mentors and consultants, from the USA to Australia, consisting of foreign, Greek Diaspora and local experts, successful entrepreneurs and corporate executives. The strong connection of Orange Grove with Embassies, international and Greek universities, startup ecosystems (mainly Greece and Netherlands) and leading corporations, creates unique opportunities of access to best practices and networking for participants to OG programmes. Orange Grove is an initiative of the Netherlands Embassy in Greece, operated by the non for profit civil company Ithaca, and is financially supported by Dutch & Greek corporates (Heineken, Reggeborgh, Interamerican, Philips, FrienslandCampina, KLM, HeDA) and grant-making foundations. It operates offices in Athens and Patras, while it also provides virtual nationwide support to new entrepreneurs across Greece via its online platform.
Orange Grove
Orange Grove
Orange Grove's General Manager Alexandra Sarma is featured in the "100+1 Innovators" list of Startupper.
The latest issue focuses on the protagonists of the Greek entrepreneurship ecosystem promoting innovation and technology in our country.
Thank you Startupper!
Read more here: https://buff.ly/3i2Knqz
Orange Grove
Orange Grove
What better way to celebrate the 6th anniversary of the #SDGs than highlighting #BioBottles, one of the initiatives of our youth entrepreneurship programme "Junior Squeezy". This next generation of innovators created a biodegradable water bottle made by PLA with the aim to replace single use, plastic water bottles on the market!
Orange Grove
Orange Grove
๐Ÿ“ข #OrangeGrove supports StartupnowForum powered by Mantis Business Innovation in its effort to connect and empower the innovation ecosystem!

โœ… Join Startupnow Forum in person at Palaio Elaiourgeio Eleusinas or online and take yourself, your startup or your business to the next level! Schedule 1:1 meetings with startups, top investors, companies, incubators/accelerators & organizations.

๐ŸŽ Benefit from the discount that we have reserved for our network!

โ€ผ๏ธBuy your ticket nowโ€ผ๏ธ ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ
๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ”— www.startupnowforum.gr

#sunf #startups #startupnow #innovation #entrepreneurship #scout #connect #invest #StartupNowForum
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Orange Grove
Are you considering an entrepreneurial path but you 're unsure where to begin from? Then apply now to the #PowerUp Pre-Incubation Programme, where you will be initiated to the essential skills, tools and mindset of innovative entrepreneurship.
In collaboration with our partner ฮ‘ฮ•ฮ›ฮ™ฮ‘, we help individuals and teams at the very early stages of forming an idea wishing to test its potential or explore whether entrepreneurship is the right fit for them!
Apply until Sunday, September 19th here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ www.orangegrove.eu/apply/
Orange Grove
Orange Grove
Apply now!
Orange Grove and our alumni and partner Athensfashionclub Fashion School join forces once again for the second round of our #fashion Co-Incubation Programme "Co-Incubate" focused on sustainable fashion and wearables!
Aspiring fashion entrepreneurs can benefit from training in disruptive startup methodologies through workshops, meetups and tailor-made support by #OrangeGrove, connect with the startup ecosystem and with the extended network of suppliers, manufacturers & community of the #AthensFashionClub as well as access to AFCโ€™s โ€œThe Sustainable Floorโ€, the 1st online store and co-working space in Fashion.
Find out more and apply until this Sunday, September 19th!
๐Ÿ‘‰ www.orangegrove.eu/apply/
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Orange Grove is at TIF Helexpo.
TIF Helexpo
Thrilled to be back at the 85th Thessaloniki International Fair TIF Helexpo!
We're always excited to see our alumni startups participating at the fair!

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Orange Grove's General Manager A.Sarma is featured in the "100+1 Innovators" list of @startuppergr.The latest issue focuses on the protagonists of the entrepreneurship ecosystem promoting innovation&technology in our country
Thank you Startupper!More here: https://t.co/DR8Z1ZN40w https://t.co/jxUsKYUA19
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What better way to celebrate the 6th anniversary of the #SDGs than highlighting #BioBottles, from our youth entrepreneurship programme,that created a biodegradable water bottle with the aim to replace single use, plastic water bottles on the market! https://t.co/DKRzEWQx9D https://t.co/d7vzFtqiAx OrangeGroveGr photo

#OrangeGrove supports #StartupnowForum powered by Mantis Business Innovation in its effort to connect&empower the #innovation ecosystem!Visit Palaio Elaiourgeio Eleusinas or online&take yourself, your #startup or your business to the next level! https://t.co/3yNAv73y2q
#sunf https://t.co/r1TgV2HSgz
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Apply now! #OrangeGrove & #AthensFashionClub join forces once again for the 2nd round of our #fashion Co-Incubation Programme focused on sustainable fashion&wearables!
Find out more and apply until this Sunday, September 19th!
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://t.co/egUWWE9Tzr https://t.co/1T19qXmJxk
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Thrilled to be back at the 85th Thessaloniki International Fair @TIFHelexpo !
We're always excited to see our alumni startups participating at the fair! https://t.co/QHpxConoST
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Are you ready to take control over your health & introduce Mediterranean nutrition to your life?
Our alumni @LiaOliveOil & @eumeliafarm offer a unique #OliveOil Immersion Tour!
Limited slots available so make sure you book your spot now ๐Ÿ‘‡ https://t.co/GMHcF8GhB5

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