WE Create

Please read all program information below before completing the program application.

THE PROGRAM

WE Create is phase 1 of the WE Accelerator Program. WE Create is a 5- week program that will meet once a week for 2 hours. WE Create is for women who are at the beginning stages of entrepreneurship and have yet to create a business plan. At the end of this program the participants should be ready to start a business plan. WE Create will offer a $500 grant to assist in getting started to the person with the most viable Business Canvas Model Presented.

WE Create is designed to prepare aspiring entrepreneurs for their future endeavor. At the end of WE Create, the participant should know if they are ready or not to be an entrepreneur, if the business idea is viable, and have a complete Business Model Canvas to guide to the next level of entrepreneurship.

There is a $25.00 non-refundable fee due upon acceptance, with information to follow upon acceptance.

class information

Classes will be held at the Youngstown Business Incubator (YBI) at 241 W. Federal Street, Youngstown, Ohio 44503 on Wednesday evenings from 5:45-7:45 pm. 

program fee

Non-refundable $50.00 due upon admittance to program

selection process

The program is open to any woman within the Mahoning Valley aspiring to be an entrepreneur. Simply fill out the form below. Space is limited. Once reviewed, an email will be sent to confirm acceptance along with program guidelines.

Class schedule

WEEK 1

Business Model Canvas

WEEK 2

Market Verification & Understanding your Market

WEEK 3

The Life of an Entrepreneur

WEEK 4

Registering your business with the State of Ohio

WEEK 5

Business Model Canvas Presentations

WE Create Application