Local First Arizona’s We Rise business accelerator is a new, no-fee program offering comprehensive six-month cohorts for Arizona’s Black entrepreneurs. Interested parties are able to apply now through Nov. 20 here.
Meeting bi-weekly – via remote learning to start given COVID-19, but might be in person in the future, pending community safety recommendations – participants will receive classroom instruction and mentorship from Black entrepreneurs with first-hand experience and expertise in starting or growing a small business in Arizona. The We Rise business accelerator will expose participants to the nuts and bolts needed to build a successful business in the Grand Canyon State.
– The Arizona 100 reports