Cape Coral – Individuals who are thinking about starting their own business are invited to apply to the Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute, scheduled to begin July 23rd.
The MicroEnterprise Institute is a six-week training program to help emerging entrepreneurs start new ventures and grow small businesses. Graduates complete a feasibility plan and management training course, working with mentors who are successful businesspeople.
Classes will be held on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m., at the Public Works building on 815 Nicholas Pkwy East, Cape Coral, FL 33990.
“MicroEnterprise participants will hear from subject matter experts in the areas of accounting, legal, marketing, insurance and funding,” said Sandra Plazas, Goodwill’s Community Education Manager.
To apply, visit www.goodwillswfl.org/microenterprise, or call (239) 995-2106 Ext. 2215 for more information. The session is $80; applicants that meet certain income guidelines are eligible to attend the course without cost.
The Goodwill Southwest Florida MicroEnterprise Institute is administrated by the nonprofit Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida, and is part of Goodwill’s mission of providing life-changing opportunities toward independence for those with disabilities and disadvantages. For more information about Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida, visit www.goodwillswfl.org.