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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

YOU BUILD YOUR BUSINESS. WE’LL HELP YOU GROW IT.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses provides business education, support services and access to capital for growth-oriented entrepreneurs. Participants gain practical skills to take their business to the next level, with topics that include financial statements, negotiations, and marketing. You’ll develop an actionable growth plan with the help of advisors and like-minded entrepreneurs. The program is free for participants.

IS YOUR BUSINESS READY?

We look for applicants who are passionate about growing their business and creating jobs in their communities, who generally meet these criteria:
  • Owner or co-owner of a business
  • Business in operation for at least two years
  • Business revenues of at least $75,000 in the most recent fiscal year
  • Minimum of 2 Full-Time Employee Equivalents (including the owner, part-time and 1099 contractors)

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 4, 2022

For more details, please contact: Neda Sharp, Director of Program Development. programs@chicagomsdc.org

ChicagoMSDC helps eligible Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) gain access to the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program

GOLDMAN SACHS 10,000 SMALL BUSINESSES acquire practical skills to elevate business to the next level. In professional workshops, you will learn from some of the brightest minds in business about critical elements of success. Get insights on several topics including how to access financial capital and building a powerful network of professional support. PROGRAM TUITION IS WAIVED FOR APPLICANTS REFERRED BY CHICAGOMSDC. Are you the owner or co-owner of a business that has been in operation for at least two years? Does your business have a minimum of $75,000 in gross revenue? Do you employ at least 2 people? Are you passionate about growth? To submit a rolling application or learn more, please contact: NEDA SHARP, Program Director, at 312.755.2554 or NSharp@chicagomsdc.org