You're an Indigenous Entrepreneur.
Congratulations! After generations of people and entire systems trying to "get you down", here you are! Look at you go. Your ancestors are proud! Becoming, establishing, and growing your own business is not easy. Below we have provided opportunities for accessing capital funds, resources and weekly events to help make this journey a fruitful, empowering, and joyful one for you!
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Business & Marketing Opportunities
Native Entrepreneur in Residence Program (NEIR.90)
A three month, one-to-one training program that provides a culturally appropriate, supportive place for Native American entrepreneurs to grow confidence, gain skills, and become successful.
Business & Marketing Essentials
It takes a lot to run a business! New Community Capital (NMCC) provides a variety of business, marketing, and financial programs, courses, services, and community support groups available to Native entrepreneurs of all types!
Resources & Links
There are a number of resources for small business owners, many of them free or offered at a reasonable rate. View this list and see if any feel right for you.
Backbone. Emerging. Weaving. Empowering.
Take part of Native Women Lead's BEWE Box! Each year the organization produces seasonal care packages in partnership with Native women entrepreneurs to demonstrate the importance and impact of Self-care and the Indigenous Creative and Circular Economy.