A workspace for CIC entrepreneurs to connect, create, and collaborate.

A membership at The Collaborative offers CIC entrepreneurs co-working space, small business circles, office hours with experts and much more!


Entrepreneurs currently enrolled in our Entrepreneur Workshop – Free

CIC graduates – $25 per month

Use of meeting & conference rooms – $10 per reservation

To sign up for a membership, contact Carolina Medina
carolina@cicville.org or 434.260.5165

Coworking Space

The Collaborative offers a comfortable environment to work alone or alongside other CIC entrepreneurs.

You’ll have access to:

  • Wifi
  • Whiteboards
  • Printer
  • Conference room
  • Meeting room
  • Coffee
  • Most importantly – community!

Office Hours

Meet with an expert to get your business questions answered for free.

For a schedule of the upcoming office hours and to sign up for a 45-minute appointment, contact Carolina Medina
carolina@cicville.org or 434.260.5165

Small Business Circles

Small Business Circles are facilitated small groups made up of business owners that meet on a monthly basis. These circles provide a confidential setting in which peers can discuss and solve real-time problems with real-world experience. Small business circles offer accountability, structure, and support as your business grows and changes.

Participation requirements:

  • Be willing to share your business strengths, weaknesses and challenges with your group
  • Employed at least part-time by your business
  • Attend the monthly 90-minute meeting for a minimum of six consecutive months
  • Pay a $50 enrollment fee

If you are interested in joining a circle, contact Waverly Davis
waverly@cicville.org or 434.227.5657

Looking for a space to communicate and collaborate?