Church & State is about collaboration, as well as the inspiration and innovation that come from working together.
Launched in 2014, Church & State is a business platform and resource network for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses. Housed in a historic 22,000 square foot building in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, we are focused on building a close-knit community of innovators, mentors, policy makers, financiers and funders who share our belief that collaboration is the key to business success, at every stage and every level.
Church & State elevates entrepreneurship by aligning public and private resources in order to:
At Church & State, our business model focuses on self-sustainability. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to creating a sustainable ecosystem that provides entrepreneurs and startups with the critical elements needed to build successful businesses – space, resources, education and opportunities to collaborate.
We believe in aligning public and private resources to elevate entrepreneurship in Utah, and our goal is to create a self-sustaining economic development and innovation engine that can be replicated in other areas of the U.S. and around the world.