FALL 2020


Fall 2020 Cohort

Michael Roosevelt
Founder & CEO | The Wizard Make Ice Cream Shop


Maceo Cabrera Estevez

Owner | Booklandia, LLC


LaDasha Berry
Founder | Hard in the Paint Entertainment

Isaiah Johnson

Founder | Project Beanstalk


Hope Hicks

Founder & CEO | Hella Juiced (510)

Christian Rodrigues

Founder | Relentless Dreamers

Artensia Young

Owner | Happi Hands Daycare

Alivia Blount

Founder & CEO | My Rose Colored Views Productions ®


Alia Bryant

Owner | Kimbi Raw Essentials

Get Your Business Funded

Calling all East Oakland Entrepreneurs:

We want to invest in YOU.

By helping you build a successful business, you can be a part of redeveloping MacArthur Boulevard, and giving your neighbors a place to shop locally.

Cohort Participants Get:

$500 Stipend

A laptop & one year of internet access

1:1 and group mentorship

Learn business fundamentals

Access to seed money for your business

***We will not use your ideas, disclose, or sell them to any third party source.***