News & Insights
Growth Opps Leads Industrial Heartland Solar Coalition in Seeking $250 Million EPA Grant for Equitable Solar Expansion
November 7, 2023
The Industrial Heartland Solar Coalition, led by Growth Opportunity Partners (Growth Opps), applied for $250 million in funding from the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Solar for All program.
October 31, 2023
Growth Opps receives a game-changing $1 million grant from the Burton D. Morgan Foundation, igniting hope for underserved small businesses across Ohio.
RISE Energy Summit 2023: Growth Opps and GO Green Energy Fund Unite Leaders for a Sustainable Future
August 2, 2023
RISE Energy Summit: Uniting leaders for a sustainable future, leveraging $369B Inflation Reduction Act for clean energy.
July 13, 2023
GO Entrepreneur Showcase, powered by Growth Opps and Citizens™. The event highlighted the innovative businesses reshaping their respective industries while significantly contributing to the community.
Growth Opps Partners with Coalition for Green Capital to Catalyze America’s Transition to Clean Energy
Jan 31, 2023
Growth Opportunity Partners, Inc. (Growth Opps) is proud to announce its partnership with the Coalition for Green Capital (CGC), to strengthen the National Green Bank’s ability to catalyze America’s transition to a clean energy platform.
Dec 21, 2022
Michael Jeans, CEO of Growth Opps, selected to join CGC in EPA filing media coverage on Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund
April 12, 2021
The Way Forward Leader Lunch Breaks are a series of virtual (via Zoom) discussions and workshops hosted by the Cleveland Leadership Center to discuss topics to help the community move forward in our new and uncertain world. Michael Jeans (LC 2016) joined the Cleveland Leadership Center in highlighting Adverse Childhood Experiences.
November 24, 2019
New investment is coming to the Hough community in Cleveland, Ohio. Growth Opps through GO Green Energy recently announced discussions with BC Hough for a community solar solution in the Hough neighborhood of Cleveland.
January 18, 2021
Michael Jeans, President & CEO of Growth Opps shares words of optimism and reflection
March 15, 2020
Michael Jeans, President & CEO of Growth Opps speaks on the impact of COVID-19.
VIDEO & OTHER MEDIA
GO Green Energy solar project could help build wealth and lower utility bills in Hough
Nov 12, 2020
The GO Green Energy Fund is set to bring community solar to Northeast Ohio. Michael Jeans speaks with ABC News 5 Cleveland regarding plans to provide opportunity for investment, equity and generation of clean energy in Cleveland neighborhoods.
Help Wanted: Wealth Building in Minority Communities
May 15, 2019
The racial wealth gap is one of the more pressing economic issues facing cities across the country. Because of a history slavery and oppression, discrimination, and Jim Crow laws, most African Americans were not afforded the opportunities to build wealth—and pass it down to the next generation—at the rate of their white counterparts. This history, coupled with the rising variety of disparities today, means many people of color are still struggling to realize the American Dream.
Growth Opps and Citizens Bank on WKYC Channel 3 Live on Lakeside
May 28, 2019
Growth Opps President & CEO, Michael Jeans spent time with Ndeda Letson of Citizens Bank and the WKYC Channel 3 Live On Lakeside team to discuss the strong partnership between Growth Opps and Citizens Bank supporting financial education and small business growth.