In September of 2012, ten strangers met for the first time, unsure of where the journey would lead. All ten team members were full-time employees in other professions working to build their careers. The spark of creative thinking and entrepreneurship empowered them to create an idea that may not change the world for everyone, but will take strides to change it for many.
The platform that started the adventure was called B|Launched: a competition designed to bring big ideas to life by taking members of the Boise Young Professionals, a program of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, and pairing them with two seasoned entrepreneurs as mentors to create new businesses in the Boise Valley. After three months of generating ideas, four teams presented their plans to a panel of business leaders.
Introducing Be Free Village.
Be Free Village is a brand on a mission to become the trusted name for travelers with dietary needs.
Be Free Village is a brand of resources, products and convenience. Starting with Boise as the pilot community, Be Free Village is working with local businesses and partnerships to get started. A balanced box of healthy products, specifically designed for travelers with dietary needs, will be available for purchase soon. For more information visit www.befreevillage.com.