Focusing on business development, our bi-lingual TA experts support entrepreneurs in each stage of their business lifecycle, from the intense start-up phase and through to successful launch and eventual growth. Our trained staff holds a business owner’s hand to patiently guide them through planning, marketing, financing, and operating. To date, we have worked with over 5,000 owners on their entrepreneurial journey.
Classroom Training (via Zoom & in-person)
Financing Assistance (Loan or Grant Applications)
Mentoring & Business Advising
Licensing, Permitting & Import/Export Opportunitiesdddd
Small Business Certifications
Professional Services (legal, accounting, marketing)
We've worked with 5,000
2,200 Existing Businesses
Over $200M in Economic Impact
Through our Revolving Loan fund
250 Micro Loans
Over $5M in Capital
EMPOWER HER TO LEAD
This 8-session program is designed for women entrepreneurs who want to grow their business and develop a strategic marketing plan in a “cohort-style” learning environment. The Womenpreneur and Latinapreneur curriculum benefits entrepreneurs at every stage of their business development.
“It was the best thing I could’ve invested in. The (Womenpreneur) Program made me put my ideas on paper and do the work of understanding my market, analyzing my competition and customers, and pivoting in the Pandemic.”
— Erica Fernandez, Latinapreneur Graduate, 10/29/2020
Our CA-licensed Micro-loan Program provides equitable and fair access to capital that is often not available to small business owners of color through traditional financial institutions. Our team members assist with identifying micro-lending sources, packaging the application, and gathering all documents (including developing a business plan and cash flow projections) for successful submittal.