The RISE Academy Business Program

Beginning February 15th, 2021
Mondays 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Rise Academy Business Program will offer a range of support and community resources for RISE program participants and graduates to start their own business. Class will be every Monday from 6:00OPM-8:00PM in a socially distanced training room as well as via Google hangouts.

12-week commitment required.

This program is challenging and has limited space available!

We will only consider Builders truly committed to themselves and completing the program. Applicants must submit an in-depth and fully complete application to be considered for this program. Incomplete applications may apply again another time.

In this program you will:

  • Plan on dedicating 6-10 hours per week on this program. (Includes time in class and assignments completed outside of class.)
  • Develop your business plan.
  • Identify objectives and stay on track.
  • Prepare a business pitch.
  • Complete the RISE Academy Pitch Competition.

We ask you to:

  • Be committed to yourself and completing the program.
  • Take responsibility, to yourself and others.
  • Show integrity, making the right choices, even when no one is looking.
  • Identify your strengths and use them to be empowered through education focused on entrepreneurship.