Are you ready for business?

The first step to become a Ventures entrepreneur is to attend a free Orientation

Building businesses, changing lives

Ventures provides access to business training, capital, coaching and hands-on learning opportunities for entrepreneurs with limited resources and unlimited potential.  

Ventures ofrece cursos de negocio, acceso a capital, asesoría individual, y oportunidades de aprendizaje para empresarios de recursos limitados con potencial ilimitado.

Advocate for Microbusinesses

Join us to advocate for budget and policy priorities that will keep our local economy strong by increasing access and reducing barriers to entrepreneurship.

How To Join Our Community of Entrepreneurs


Sign-up for a free Orientation to learn more about Ventures’ small business programs and to apply for the Business Basics Course.

Business Basics Course

This course covers the basics of business marketing, sales, financial management, and operations.

Specialized Services

Once you’ve graduated from Business Basics, you’re eligible for our other trainings, financial services, and incubation programs.

How to Invest in Ventures


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