The Accion Academy for Entrepreneurial Success is launching an eight-week series of hands-on training accompanied by one-on-one business counseling to empower individuals to become entrepreneurs and create a job for themselves.
Participants will receive access to business resources and experts to help them create a thriving business. Those who complete the program will be eligible for up to a $5,000 business loan to cover startup costs.
The course runs from Aug. 27 through Oct. 15, with applications due Aug. 12. The series costs $49, which is refundable upon successful completion of the program.