Cornerstone Bank donates $5,000 to Venture Forum in Worcester

Cornerstone Bank has donated $5,000 to Venture Forum, a startup community committed to helping entrepreneurs launch and scale their businesses in Central Mass.

“Many of our customers are local entrepreneurs and we are proud to help them grow and sustain their businesses,” said Cornerstone Bank CEO Todd Tallman. “We hope that our support of Venture Forum enables more people to succeed in our local business community.”

Venture Forum, formerly WPI Venture Forum, helps local entrepreneurs start and scale their

businesses by connecting them to resources and mentors and providing educational opportunities in the form of events and webinars.

“We are grateful for Cornerstone’s support,” said Zachary Dutton, executive director, Venture Forum. “The ultimate use of the donation will be to help strengthen the local entrepreneurial ecosystem with a goal of keeping companies in the region.”