Affiliates

Explore our affiliates.

Advantage Valley, Inc.
We promote investment through business attraction and retention, and entrepreneurial development in the Charleston-Huntington WV Metro region.
Alaska Small Business Development Center
The Alaska SBDC Mission To celebrate, grow, and connect small business in Alaska through experienced business coaching and innovative programs.
AXIS at Francis Tuttle Technology Center
Positively impact regional economic development by fostering entrepreneurship and enterprise growth. Launch Pad FT enhances the skills of entrepreneurs and improves the viability of small businesses.
BakerRipley – Entrepreneur Connection
BakerRipley works to keep Houston a place of opportunity for everyone. We provide a wide range of community-based programs that benefit youth, families and seniors in Houston and the Texas Gulf Coast. The Entrepreneur Connection is BakerRipley's small business program that provides resources, education, and connection to capital to help entrepreneurs start or expand a business. We serve entrepreneurs from all over the greater Houston area.
BBIF
BBIF is an Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), private non-profit loan fund that specializes in providing loans and financial technical assistance services to Black, minority and underserved small businesses throughout Florida. Our Mission: ?To develop and promote Black and Minority business enterprises through education, training, loans, investments, and other activities and aggressively promote an atmosphere conducive to their development.?
BELL of Rock Hill
To grow diverse and equitable business practices that promote the value of inclusive, innovative, progressive policies in economic growth and development, by fostering entrepreneurship, creating jobs, equitable distribution of city resources and leadership opportunities to help the City of Rock Hill achieve it's goals.
City of Ocala
The purpose and objective of our program is to provide minority, woman and veteran owned businesses (DSBE businesses) with targeted and set-aside opportunities to participate in the City's contracting and procurement process and to facilitate a level playing field for diverse, small business enterprises.
City of Ormond Beach
The City proactively supports and promotes small business and entrepreneurial development. Ormond Beach is Central Florida's Preferred Business Address for its remarkable quality of life and its healthy business climate. Dozens of companies headquartered in Ormond Beach produce products known the world over for quality and reliability. These companies are able to compete in global markets with the support of a pro-business city government, a strong labor force, outstanding transportation, timely and efficient training, outstanding public and private schools, and great hospitals and medical facilities.…
City of Spartanburg
Cohabitat Foundation
College of Lake County
CLC Mission: The College of Lake County is a comprehensive community college that delivers high quality, accessible learning opportunities to advance student success and strengthen the diverse communities we serve. SBDC/ITC Mission: Whether starting a new business, positioning a company for growth or seeking to expand globally, the Illinois Small Business Development & International Trade Center (SBDC/ITC) provides clients with confidential one-on-one business advising and a variety of business training programs. Deduplication archived values (Aug. 18, 2020 at 11:15PM by UTC): Email: mbienvenue@clcillinois.edu Phone: 847-543-2033
Herzing University
Career-focused, Convenient, and Caring – These ideals define a Herzing University education. At Herzing, you are offered personalization and support to help you earn your degree and advance your career. Our innovative career programs provide flexible learning options and convenient scheduling for busy students with 9 campuses across 7 states, as well as online programs. We have a variety of academic programs to meet your needs wherever you are in life, including undergraduate, graduate, and online programs. Herzing has built a supportive community of faculty,…
I Won't Starve Academy
We are an educational services firm whose focus is providing education and training for Entrepreneurs and career development focused on creating successful intra-prneurs.
Idaho Women's Business Center
The mission of the Idaho WBC is to serve all women, cultures and communities in achieving their educational, professional and entrepreneurial goals. We believe in the potential of women, minorities, immigrants and families and choose to educate, train and help them obtain successful business ownership and employment.
Increasing Hope
To create financial freedom and stability for families in South Carolina by building assets through financial education and training.
Infinity Bridges Inc.
Infinity Bridges, Inc. (IBI) is a North Carolina based financial consulting and training firm that provide innovative solutions to systemic economic development challenges for women, minorities, veterans and teenage business owners. The business development services include but is not limited to strategy implementation with business planning, marketing, financial management, funding opportunities, operational improvements, leadership, crisis management and organizational facilitation. The training topics range from money management to business strategies.
Inncuvate + INNOHUB@PGCC
The Inncuvate and INNOHUB@PGCC partnership exists in order to celebrate and amplify the incredible ingenuity of the people of Prince George?s County and the surrounding region. We are a community and learning platform created to accelerate the growth of entities in Prince George?s County and support the local creators and entrepreneurs who want to break barriers to turn their dreams into realities. Our network of creators and entrepreneurs come to us to sharpen their skills and build this county?s next great businesses that have exponential…
Kingdom Economic Development Corporation
Launch Lenawee at the Adrian Armory
Launch Lenawee is affiliated with the Adrian Armory Community Center, Inc. This is a local, grass roots effort by volunteers focused on providing fertile soil to grow entrepreneurship in our community. We reach out to everyone in our community, especially the under served; women and minorities. We partner with all other economic development entities on our region in a effort to provide support for our students. We provide mentoring, education, networking and micro-lending and access…
LiftFund Women's Business Center
The Dallas/Fort Worth LiftFund Women?s Business Center (WBC) is dedicated to supporting business owners, especially women and minorities, through business education and business consulting. Since 2018, the WBC has been serving the Dallas/Fort Worth small business community with consultations and trainings to entrepreneurs at all stages of their business. Whether you need a start-up business plan, or advice and seminars on business and market planning to grow your business, we are here for you. The…
Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University and A & M College
To facilitate the formation and growth of small businesses through individual one-on-one consulting services, entrepreneurial workshops and training programs. We provide the business education and information resources to help develop Louisiana's economy.
Louisiana State University of Alexandria
A partnership between LSUA College of Business and the City of Alexandria.
LSMB BUSINESS SOLUTIONS
LSMB Business Solutions, LLC is your one-stop shop for putting your business and personal development ideas on paper, linking to invaluable resources and human resource assistance during the first five years of your business's life cycle or wherever you are in your self-improvement plan. We have a large, and growing, network of professionals just waiting to assist you. When you are ready to take it from an idea to your reality, let us empower you to go higher!
Make Do Creative: Entrepreneurship Education Training & Consulting
Manually-created courses
Maryland Innovation Center (MIC)
We do things a little differently here at the Maryland Innovation Center, you come first. Where other incubators or accelerators are focused on developing the next big thing, we?re focused on developing you. Then comes the next best thing. The Maryland Innovation Center is powered by the Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA) and here to help businesses start and grow. Our hands on approach and knowledgeable staff can help assist businesses of all types…
Miami Valley SBDC
The Miami Valley Small Business Development Center is part of the Entrepreneurs' Center in Downtown Dayton. We help small businesses to start, grow and manage their businesses.
MICROENTERPRISE RESOURCES INITIATIVES & TRAINIG (MERIT)
Merit serves an emerging diverse business community in Oregon, providing expert entrepreneurial and financial management training and technical assistance, including family oriented finance management, financial literacy, entrepreneurial skills, to build generational wealth and self-advocacy, fostering inclusiveness in building an environment of equitable prosperity.
MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE Center for Entrepreneurial Success
Midlands Technical College is a comprehensive, multi-campus, two-year public college serving the primary region of Richland, Lexington and Fairfield counties of South Carolina. College programs and services provide accessible, affordable, quality educati
Millcreek
Millcreek provides superior and responsive municipal governance and services in a fiscally conservative and responsible manner that sustains and improves the quality of life for residents and stakeholders of the City.
Mission Bridges
Mission Bridges is a 501c3 nonprofit organization committed to help aspiring minority, women, veteran and ex?offender entrepreneurs, regardless of net worth or education level, achieve business ownership dreams, through mentoring, and education. Through our entrepreneur training, support and educational programs, Mission Bridges will increase the success rate of micro-business owners thereby improving lives and boosting the economy through business growth and job creation. Creating opportunities; empowering communities.
Mission Community Services Corp Women's Business Center
Mission Community Services Corporation (MCSC) is dedicated to enhancing opportunities for potential entrepreneurs and small business owners to become self-sustaining, successful contributors to their communities, with special assistance for women, low- income, minority, veterans, and non-profit businesses in San Luis Obispo, Kern and Monterey Counties.
MNU – MidAmerica Nazarene University
Our mission is to stimulate the establishment and growth of profit and nonprofit-based start-up companies, to increase the number of successful companies originating and developing in the area to enhance economic health and to generate increased and sustainable enrollments in the School of Business accelerated graduate and undergraduate adult programs. We help emerging entrepreneurs with a dream and companies to gain access to mentors, training, shared space, professional assistance, venture capital and other services that…
Mota Enterprises LLC. DBA Mota Crosslinking Business Academy
To create a framework for all cultures and businesses, through practical tools that lead to career success and progressive knowledge. Achieving economic and global growth
Mountain Association for Community Economic Development
October 2011 – Geoffrey Willett attended PD and NV Fac Cert Trng Bill Schutters attended NV Fac Cert Trng January 2012 – Terry Salyer attended NV Fac Cert Trng Bill Schutters – GV Add-On Fac Cert Trng 2/14/12 Deduplication archived values (Apr. 17, 2020 at 08:40PM by UTC): Shipping State/Province: Kentucky Start of current Annual Review Year: 2018-09-08 Billing Street: 433 Chestnut St Startup Entrepreneurs:…
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
The Mt. Zion Baptist Church is a Word-centered ministry, designed to evangelize the lost at any cost, equip and empower the people of God, and provide holistic ministry to our community as well as the world. Seeking to minister to the total person, we are a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural ministry impacting the world in which we live with the uncompromising message of Jesus Christ. Committed to the spirit of excellence, we are striving to become an oasis of hope within the Nashville community, by promoting and…
Nash Community College; Small Business Center
The Small Business Center at Nash Community College exists to increase the success rate and number of viable small businesses in North Carolina by providing high quality, readily accessible assistance to entrepreneurs, prospective and existing small business owners leading to job creation and retention. This mission is accomplished through the free business support services provided that include confidential, one-on-one counseling, business seminar offerings on a wide variety of topics, business courses, professional referrals, a resource…
National Educational Support Corporation
Making excellence the standard in education and training by securing better results in baseline skills to strengthen all levels of education and training.
Nazarene Theological Seminary/Center for Pastoral Leadership
The Mission of Nazarene Theological Seminary, a graduate school of theology in the Wesleyan-Holiness tradition, is to prepare women and men to be faithful and effective ministers of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and to offer itself as a theological resource in service to the Church of the Nazarene, its sponsoring denomination, and the wider Christian Church. NTS is a missional seminary serving a missional…
New Growth Womens Business Center
We are coaches and connectors. We make sure your business has the right resource at the right time.
NJ Pan-African Chamber of Commerce & Industry
The NJPACCI is an organization committed to fostering positive economic development and underrepresented communities, through the development and implementation of economic empowerment opportunity programs and strategies, that will successfully grow new and existing minority business and institutions while providing greater stability and growth of our city, state, and nation.?
NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) helps unlock economic potential and create economic security for all New Yorkers by connecting New Yorkers to good jobs, creating stronger businesses, and building thriving neighborhoods across the five boroughs.
Ocala – Metro CEP
POWER PLANT MISSION: To provide a nurturing climate and a sustainable system that successfully attracts, grows and graduates early-stage companies with innovative ideas and scalable business models. POWER PLANT VISION: The Power Plant will embody and serve as the hub for entrepreneurial activity in the region. It will be a lead contributor to the job creation goals set forth by the City of Ocala, Marion County & the CEP.
P/Strada, LLC
Referral from Sharon Tillman
Parallax Advanced Research
At Launch Dayton, we believe everyone, regardless of their background, should have the opportunity to determine their own economic prosperity. Launch Dayton is a collaborative effort to connect entrepreneurs to peers, resources, and supporters, and to tell the stories of our region?s thriving startup community. This community exists to support and inspire Daytonians who are building businesses.
The Hamilton Mill
Calling All Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses! The Hamilton Mill has launched the next phase of the American Dream Initiative (ADI) ? Entrepreneurship Education, a business learning platform powered by regional learning institutions, CEO?s, Kauffman FastTrac®, and certified coaches/facilitators, all dedicated to providing a customized and immersive entrepreneurial instruction to new and aspiring entrepreneurs and small businesses. Become a Cohort in the ADI?Entrepreneurship Education Program today! The American Dream Initiative ? Entrepreneurship Education powered by Kauffman FastTrac®, led by on-site certified coaches/facilitators offers the opportunity to:…
The International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
IIMD transforms the lives of low-income immigrants, refugees and native-born residents through innovative approaches leading to integration and self-sufficiency.
The Trep School
We grow great businesses and great leaders who make people, places, and things better
The Vault Foundation
The Vault is the axis where a hybrid of Art, Wealth, Entrepreneurship and Wellness intersect to build a well world; one community at a time.
theClubhou.se
Our mission is to foster a culture of innovation and collaboration in mid-size and rural communities through educational and community building programs to support inclusive entrepreneurship and technology development.
THRIVE/CareerSource Suncoast
THRIVE is a member based business accelerator that supports the regional entrepreneurial community with skill development resources, tech-centric tools, and affordable workspace solutions.
Veteran Entrepreneur Alliance
Helping Veterans Reconnect and Find Success through Entrepreneurship.
VGSConsultants, Inc.
MISSION: WOMEN DRIVE THE MARKETPLACE THROUGH PROFITABLE BUSINESSES VGS Consultants, Inc., an Organizational Development and Training Company helping working women between the ages of 45-65 to gain clarity on a business idea; equipping them with the resources and tools to turn that idea into a business, and ignites them to launch their business for profitability?
Wake Tech Community College
Wenatchee Valley College Center for Entrepreneurship
The Center for Entrepreneurship at Wenatchee Valley College assists existing and future entrepreneurs by providing a one-stop access point for regional resources designed to help you start and grow your business in North Central Washington. Through our network, we offer: Entrepreneurial Support -Starting and growing a business requires deep support. The Center for Entrepreneurship provides networking, mentoring, education, business plan development, workshops, and connections to…
Western Dairyland EOC Inc.
The Western Dairyland Business Centers provides assistance to individuals interested in starting, expanding or improving small businesses primarily in Barron, Buffalo, Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, St. Croix and Trempealeau counties. The Business Centers' services are designed to provide entrepreneurs with access to individualized as well as group business training, referrals, financing, technology, and ongoing business case management services. Assistance is provided at various locations throughout the service area as well as…
Widener University Small Business Development Center
Widener University Small Business Development Center assists businesses start, grow and prosper. Our center provides one-on-one consulting services and delivers educational training programs to new and existing businesses in southeastern Pennsylvania. The mission of the Widener SBDC is to grow the economy of Delaware and Philadelphia Counties by providing entrepreneurs with education, information, and the tools necessary to build successful businesses. Early in 2019, Widener…