GROW Nebraska Foundation

We are a nonprofit educational organization, providing marketing and training to individuals and small business owners across Nebraska.


The GROW Nebraska® Foundation helps entrepreneurs get the resources they need to live in Anywhere, NE and make a sustainable living. Since the inception of GROW Nebraska® in 1998 our vision and mission has never wavered: to create viable economic development through business training, technical assistance, promotion, and access to markets. Our goal is to create impactful opportunities for these small business owners and entrepreneurs living in “Anywhere”, Nebraska to help their business thrive.

Services Provided

Advocacy and Public Policy Organizations

  • Foundation

Business Planning

  • Market Plan Development

Human Resources

  • Workforce Training


  • Market Plan Development and Training


  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Office, Incubator, Accelerator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Retail Space

Product Development

  • Product Assembly and Packaging
  • Product Design and Development

Regulatory Compliance

  • Trademark and Copyright Information

Starting a Business

  • Startup Classes
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Home-Based Business Training


  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Financial Statements and Cash Flow Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Human Resources Training
  • Marketing Plan Development and Training
  • Online Courses and Videos
Primary Contact
Janell Anderson Ehrke
421 West Talmadge Street
Kearney, NE 68845