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.

A schedule of the upcoming office hours can be found on our events calendar.

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?