Free Workshops help your business spring to life!

Intro to Entrepreneurship

Thursday May 7 • 1-2:30 pm    

Learn about tools such as the business plan or model to give your idea a jumpstart.

Ways to Structure Your Business

Thursday May 21 • 1-2:30 pm    

Learn what a DBA, an LLC, an EIN is and why you may need them, as well as other ways to structure your business, to make it safer and more effective. Learn next steps, including choosing a bank or credit union.

Your Essential Business Team

Thursday June 4 • 1-2:30 pm

It’s hard and lonely to do it all alone. Think about all the hats you would like to wear and some you don’t. We’ll discuss the roles of legal help, web design, marketing, accounting, sales, product or service development, and how you can find people to help you.

Funding Your Startup

Thursday, June 18 • 1-2:30 pm    

Learn about finance and funding, loan and technical assistance programs, crowdfunding, business credit and other sources of revenue for your business.


Workshops are facilitated by Abron Andrews Jr., of Metro Community Development. MCD provides micro loans, enterprise loans, affordable mortgage loans, and individual lending leading to help create vibrant communities.