Community-Based Economic Development
The mission of the program is to support and develop entrepreneurs and small businesses in under-resourced communities in Wake County. The following nine Wake County towns collaborate with Wake Tech to offer a LaunchWakeCounty program for established or aspiring entrepreneurs in their communities.
Participants in these no-fee programs are selected based on a competitive application and review process.
Each program includes the following elements:
- A 10-week training class that meets once a week for three hours.
- Hands-On Mentoring
- Peer and Community Networking
- Assistance locating non-traditional sources of capital
If you are interested in applying for a LaunchWakeCounty program but do not see your town below, just contact us.