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Ventures nonprofit can help you start or expand your small business!

Explore our site and enroll today.  Ventures provides access to business training, capital, coaching and hands-on learning opportunities for entrepreneurs with limited resources and unlimited potential. Ventures is a nonprofit organization and our services are free or very low-cost.

Do you…

  • Have a focused business idea or want to grow an existing one?
  • Fit our income guidelines?
  • Want to move your business idea forward?



  • 1 session
  • Opportunity to apply for Business Basics
  • Intro to core concepts for small business owners
  • Orientation to Ventures programs and services
  • Free
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Business Basics Course

  • 8 weeks
  • Basics of how to start and grow a small business
  • Sliding scale fee
  • Learn how to start or grow your business
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Specialized Services & Support

  • Business courses
  • Financial services
  • Retail and food incubation
  • Ongoing support
  • Workshops
  • Legal clinics
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