APPLICATIONS DUE: Friday, April 7
Does your small business or social enterprise need funding to scale? Are you wondering how to find the right funding that will support your business’ values, community impact and funding needs? Are you looking for additional support in navigating a funding process for your business? Join Uptima Oakland Accelerator’s 12-week “Funding a Business” class from April 22 – July 8, 2017 at Impact HUB Oakland.
In “Funding a Business”, the fourth module of our Small Business & Enterprise Accelerator, we guide you through a hands-on process of evaluating funding alternatives, crafting your story for potential funders and understanding how to communicate and negotiate with potential funders. We combine in-person classes with one-on-one mentorship, peer groups and an online learning environment to help you succeed. This course is for early stage entrepreneurs looking to fund scalable businesses with positive community impact.
Our alumni say Uptima is a transformative program that walks entrepreneurs through creating, funding and scaling their businesses in bite-sized weekly units, all in a supportive community!
Schedule of Classes:
– Saturday, Apr 22 – 9am – 5pm
– Thursdays, Apr 27, May 4, May 11, May 18, May 25, Jun 1, Jun 8, Jun 15, Jun 22 & Jun 29 – 6pm – 9pm
– Saturday, Jul 8 – 9am – 5pm
– $400 / month
– Voluntary cooperative membership through contribution of 5% equity stake in your business
About Uptima Oakland Accelerator
We are part of the Uptima Business Bootcamp network of member-owned business accelerators dedicated to providing entrepreneurs with greater access to hands-on education, resources and community to create thriving businesses.
Running out of Impact Hub Oakland, our classes and business advising services offer a unique way for freelancers, small business owners and startup founders to get valuable training within a dynamic community on the leading edge of “next economy” new business development. For more information about our programs and services, please visit http://oakland.uptimabootcamp.com/.Back to all Events