Ventures provides a comprehensive toolbox of resources to equip low-income entrepreneurs to build bridges out of poverty by launching their own small businesses. We provide access to business training, capital, coaching and hands-on learning opportunities for entrepreneurs with limited resources and unlimited potential.
To donate by mail, please make your check payable to Ventures and mail it to: Ventures 2100 24th Ave. S. Suite 380 Seattle, WA 98144.
Every dollar counts!
Your support at any level will equip aspiring entrepreneurs to change their lives through small business ownership:
Pays the out-of-pocket costs of one micro-loan application, helping a client access the business capital they need without credit checks and other fees becoming a barrier.
Sends one emerging entrepreneur through our eight-week Business Basics Course, giving them the basic tools and skills to launch a successful new enterprise.
Provides the specialized one-on-one coaching in pricing, packaging and production new entrepreneurs need to ready their products for retail and wholesale markets.
Equips ten low-income business owners with life-changing financial literacy and credit-building training through our 16-session Financial Management Course.
Who We Serve
Ventures is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization so your monetary and in-kind contributions are tax deductible. EIN #91-1704028
Any information provided to Ventures by donors will be used solely by Ventures. We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations unless explicit permission is granted by the donor.
This policy applies to all information received by Ventures, both online and offline. In the event any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will
only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.
Donors who supply Ventures with their personal information may be contacted periodically for solicitation purposes, to share stories of impact or information regarding upcoming events, or to provide a thank you for donations received. Ventures will recognize donors in publications such as our annual report; all requests to remain anonymous shall be honored.