EforAll Cape Cod will celebrate 15 Cape Cod small business owners who completed 13 weeks of intensive business training on Wednesday, Jan. 11, at the Family Table Collaborative in South Yarmouth.
The graduation celebration for the Fall 2022 Accelerator Cohort will feature displays from graduating businesses, a class speaker, a keynote speech by renowned graphic artist and nine-time EforAll mentor, Alison Caron, and cash awards. Approximately $10,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to several of the entrepreneurs. Attendees can register in advance via EventBrite.
Entrepreneurship for All Cape Cod launches 30 local businesses each year. In 2022, EforAll Cape Cod awarded more than $40,000 to more than 40 local entrepreneurs through its pitch contests and “Business 101” bootcamp accelerator program. The free accelerator program is held twice a year and up to 15 entrepreneurial ventures are accepted into each accelerator cohort. No prior business experience is required to apply and be accepted to the program. Applications are open until Jan. 17 for the Spring 2022 program and can be found here.
Entrepreneurship for All is a nonprofit organization that partners with communities nationwide to help under-represented individuals successfully start and grow a business through intensive business training, mentorship and an extended professional support network. To date, EforAll alumni have launched over 1,100 businesses. In 2021 alone, its businesses provided 1,734 local jobs and generated over $54 million in revenue, despite the pandemic.
To learn more about EforAll, visit eforall.org