“These winners represent resilience in the classic sense of the word. In the face of some daunting challenges, they have bent but not broken, adapted and become stronger for their efforts.” -- Professor Gregory B. Fairchild
For three years, the Resilience Awards has been recognizing the perseverence and talent of small business owners across Virginia, particularly those in areas facing high unemployment and high poverty. Resilience Awards finalists and winners have displayed growth, a dogged entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to community.
Read more about our winners and finalists by selecting a year on the left.