Progress Lakeshore has teamed up with Green Bay’s SBDC Entrepreneurial Training Program to offer you invaluable assistance in crafting a comprehensive strategy for a successful and profitable business venture. Throughout this program, you will acquire the skills to identify your target market, assess their requirements, and utilize this valuable insight to create a practical and viable plan for launching or expanding your business.
You will learn to:
Through instruction and guest speakers, the course serves those entrepreneurs who are considering starting a business, owners of existing businesses that want to get a handle on all the details, and those owners with successful companies they want to grow.
Class Dates: September 21st- November 9th, 2023
Time: Thursday nights from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM CST
Location: Progress Lakeshore Office, 202 N. 8th St, Suite 101, Manitowoc, WI, 54220
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will offer qualified applicants an Entrepreneur Training Grant* that covers 75% of the $1,000 course fee, reducing the cost to $250.
Additionally, Progress Lakeshore Foundation is offering a limited number of $200 Scholarships*, bringing your final cost to $50! Space in the course is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
To receive the grant and scholarship participants must apply, complete the class, and complete a business plan or workbook within 90 days of finishing the course. Participants who accept these funding opportunities but do not complete the class will be responsible for the entire course fee of $1,000.
2023 Registration Closed.
Apply for grants and scholarships:
The Green Bay SBDC will be contacting those that have registered for the course and paid the registration fee for next steps in the WEDC grant ($750) process.
To apply for the Progress Lakeshore Foundation Scholarship ($200), please contact Ann Flad-Jesion at email@example.com.
Grant and scholarship recipients must attend at least 75% of classes and complete a business plan/workbook within 90 days of finishing the course, or recipients will be responsible for the full $1,000.