Develop Your Entrepreneurial Skills
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If you're interested in starting a business, AWED 3-Steps, 3 WEEKS Business Workshop is for you! AWED is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is committed to assisting women with the drive to become entrepreneurs.
A Self-Employment and Empowerment Program for Immigrant Women
Small business start ups create jobs and an improved economic lifestyle. Immigrants are nearly twice as likely to start a business. However, immigrants biggest challenge is not starting a business, it's growing their businesses.
African Women Entrepreneurship: this program focuses on immigrant women, but assists anyone with entrepreneurial ambitions gain business modeling and mentoring. Women are the backbone of the communities, both aboard and the diaspora; they make up the greatest potential to unlocking economic growth. AWED aims to remove obstacles and provide business opportunities and economic development participation for women.
A useful resource is the link below, or call 651-556-8425 which field all kinds of inquiries, ranging from basic process questions ("What form do I need to file, where do I get it, and with whom do I file it?"), to addressing far more complex tax, regulatory, financial, managerial, business structure and other questions.
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AWED defines success through economic and family stability
"the continent needs to avoid getting stuck in low value-added activities. Avoiding that trap involves investing in new and more productive sectors, building skills and creating jobs. These interventions require entrepreneurs that are willing and capable of helping achieve these gains."
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A W E D Accessible Workforce & Enterprise Development
Helping Immigrants Since 2007
START & DEVELOP A BUSINESS OR CAREER WITH AWED
BLOOMINGTON - MINNEAPOLIS - ST. PAUL - ST. LOUIS PARK - NEW HOPE & BROOKLYN PARK
African Women's Entrepreneur Group:
Meet and support one another as entrepreneurs.
Requirement: regular participation and is limited to women who are already in business or currently planning and pursuing a new project idea. Nonprofit and social entrepreneurs are welcome to participate.