Entrepreneurship & Small Business Workstream

Entrepreneurship & Small Business Workstream

– Mia Ljung, UW-Madison Division of Extension
– Open


  1. Create dedicated grant and loan funds specifically for BIPOC entrepreneurs and small businesses
  2. Identify existing organizations specializing in serving EOC, understand their capacity, and leverage their efforts through the partnership
  3. Host Supplier Diversity Workshops and assist with certifications



Extension’s statewide website for business development and entrepreneurship

Extension’s Entrepreneurs of Color Support Team 

Entrepreneurs of color in Wisconsin: Bridging the gap in resources to mobilize potential

48 Black Business Owners Speak in NE Wisconsin – Infographic & Radio Interview

48 Black Business Owners Speak – Video

Vetrepreneur Project Brochure

NEW BOOST Hidden Talent Initiative

Diverse Small Business Training Program


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