Established by Robert Trent, Sierra Commons, is a business incubator in Nevada City, California. They work to enable sustainable economic development in their county by supporting emerging businesses in compatible with the interests of the community. By offering a population with high un-employment and a large number of well-educated people the opportunity to create work for themselves they look to accomplish eight key goals.
1. Increase county and city tax bases
2. Create and enhance business training for people in rural areas