A 12-week intensive for black and latinx businesses that are at least 2 years old to prepare them for capital access. B-Force Accelerator also provides free legal (key business document preparation and advising), accounting (quickbooks training, tax preparation, financial statements, and projections), and marketing resources (website development, branding assistance, social media planning, etc.).
Note: For the upcoming B-Force Accelerator cohorts, Black BRAND is targeting the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth. The business owner must physically reside in one of the cities or the business must be located in one of the cities in order to qualify. If your business is in Norfolk and you live in Portsmouth, or if your business is in Portsmouth, and you live in Norfolk, you are eligible to apply for either cohort. The programs are the same.