This initiative is a team effort. In order to equip the Entrepreneurs with the knowledge and tools they will need to build/expand a thriving business, we need your help!

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Winter 2021 Cohort

Nafasi Ferrell
Founder | Narratives Unbound LLC


Elon Pope
Co-owner | Electro Hydration


Geraldyn DeBerry
Owner | GDeBerry Virtual Business Consultan

Elisa Cecaci
Founder | Hyphy Hound Oakland


TeAirra Mitchell 

Owner | Soul Signature Studios

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.***