The Community Business Academy is a 12-week course offering you the tools and networks needed to grow your business!
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"My books are more balanced and I believe that it's given me more confidence to go out and talk to people more because I have a better focus of what I'm doing. I'm not all over the place like I was. The focus is helping me realize what my niche is, and go out there and make that step."
- Jittaun Davis, Something Creative by JT, CBA Spring 2014
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More than Basic Business Training:
Sunshine Enterprises takes a comprehensive approach to helping businesses grow. We focus on neighborhood-centered entrepreneurs, giving them the critical tools for becoming sustainable. All those accepted into the program receive a $3,000 grant to cover tuition costs. Our program offers the following:
- Small Business Lab - a unique environment where you gain hands-on experience in running a business under real-world conditions.
- Exclusive networking opportunities with some of Chicago's top business and industry leaders.
- One-on-one coaching for graduates
- Opportunities for building credit and gaining access to capital
- Additional workshops on marketing, finance, and technology