Small Business Classes
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Our highly interactive business classes* teach you how to start or grow a small business at an unbeatable price.
We tailor our material to the unique needs of beginning entrepreneurs and very small businesses (1-5 employees). We get your struggle, and are eager to help you succeed.
*Classes currently offered only in Oregon.
Our small business classes include:
Foundations I -A six-week course that covers the core competencies needed to start a small business.
Foundations Il -A four-week workshop that covers building on your business skills, using your own business as the textbook.
Business Plan Intensive: A four-week class concentrating on completing your business plan.
Mercy Corps Northwest hosts the only Women’s Business Center in Oregon, providing funds and other resources to help entrepreneurs become self-sufficient.
Mercy Corps NW is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration (SBA) All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.