Press Release: PIERCE COUNTY FUNDS BUSINESS ACCELERATOR FOR BIPOC ENTREPRENEURS -- $10,000 IN MATCHING GRANTS AVAILABLE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SEPTEMBER 10, 2021
Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber
More Information and application at: www.pcba.biz
The Business Accelerator program will serve entrepreneurs and business owners throughout Pierce County with a focus on BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) communities to help foster innovation and create wealth-building opportunities.
September 9, 2021 - Pierce County, WA - The Pierce County Business Accelerator is a program of Pierce County funded through an allocation from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The accelerator will provide direct access to business resources including relevant training, coaching, technical assistance, and networking support to launch and grow micro businesses in Pierce County. Upon completion, participants will receive:
Participants must be a start-up or a micro-stage business with 2019 annual revenue under $325k, or a pre-revenue business, and must be physically located in Pierce County. For application assistance, interested parties may contact us at (253) 798-6150 or PCBizAccelerator@piercecountywa.gov. Spanish language assistance is available. Or contact one of the following accelerator partners for assistance:
The first cohort of the Pierce County Business Accelerator will kick-off by the end of September. Applications submitted after September 17 will be considered for a later cohort. All BIPOC business owners who qualify should apply for the first round application due September 17, 2021. More information and online application can be found at www.pcba.biz
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