Start Up Businesses

Let us help your dreams become reality.

From idea, to business plan, to launch and beyond, we are a single-stop resource for budding entrepreneurs. We've had the pleasure of helping hundreds of small businesses get started on the right foot.

Whether you're still in the idea phase, or you're fresh off the launch pad and want to make sure your business can fly, the pros at the Women's Business Center are here to help you to the next step:

Idea Phase

"I've got a great business idea."

Planning Phase

"I've got a plan! (Now what do I do?)"

Launch Phase

"I'm ready to launch (or just launched) and want my business to fly!"

Next Phase

"I'm experienced, and planning a new project."

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Support for Every Step

Idea Phase

You've come to the right place to get started! Let's turn your idea into a business plan. 

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Planning Phase

Start your business on the right foot. Let's refine your plan, run financials or prove your concept.

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Launch Phase

You're vetted and ready to launch, or you've recently launched and are ready to grow your business and plan for a sustainable future. Let's knock down any barriers in your way.

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Next Phase

You've run a business before, and now you're looking to start something new. Hey, even experienced entrepreneurs with a proven track record can use support sometimes!

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Industry-Specific Resources

  • Hundreds of food-focused businesses have gotten their start at ECDI Food Fort, an innovation and incubation center for restaurants and other epicurean enterprises.

  • Capital for Construction is a program that was developed to help African American and other minority-owned construction industry contracting businesses fast track their growth.

 
 
 
 
 

Explore WBC Membership Benefits

 For ongoing access to personalized services and resources, explore WBC membership:

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