What is ETS?
Entrepreneur Training for Success (ETS) is a FREE 3-month intensive course in business, workforce, life, and leadership skills. Taught over 60 hours, ETS strongly emphasizes the fundamentals of micro-entrepreneurship, combined with the basics of financial literacy.
Each week participants will learn key skills that can transform their idea into a business, including:
- Time management
- Marketing and Sales
- Branding and Communications
- Accounting and Budgeting
- Pricing your products & services
- Registering your business
- Financing your business
- Pitching your business to potential partners and investors
- and much more!
Each cohort consists of:
- Up to 14 participants
- Lead Trainer & Financial Trainer
- Volunteer Mentors
- Expert Guests
When do classes start?
Classes begin Tuesday, September 27, 2022. Sessions take place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm.
How much does ETS cost?
Thanks to our generous funder, JPMorgan Chase & Co., there is NO COST for those qualified applicants who are accepted into the ETS program.
Is there a deadline to apply?
Currently accepting applications until Sunday, September 18 at 11:59 pm.
How do I qualify?
This program is part of the P.O.W.E.R.- Prioritizing Our Women’s Economic Rise initiative, a three-year project supported by JPMorgan Chase created to accelerate the wealth creation among Black and Latina women in West Baltimore. To qualify, you must be a woman currently residing in West Baltimore. We will, however, also consider applicants from Baltimore City, MD.
CLICK HERE for information about our program for women in Washington, DC, and Montgomery County, MD!