The Core City: Cleveland Program

Core City: Cleveland offers free one-on-one business advising services to any entrepreneur or small business owner who lives or owns a business in the city of Cleveland. In these free sessions, JumpStart advisors will help you identify key tasks for your business, develop a plan for achieving them and access the people and resources you need to grow.

To make an appointment, complete the form below. Evening appointments are available.



Complete the form below to schedule an appointment with our team today and get free personalized assistance to help you grow your business. Evening appointments are available.
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This program is supported by the KeyBank Business Boost & Build program, the Cleveland Foundation and the City of Cleveland.


Upcoming Core City Events

JumpStart Pitch CompetitionCore City: Cleveland Entrepreneur Showcase
This event will be a demo day-style competition where Core City: Cleveland Impact Program participants will use their new knowledge and skills to pitch to a panel of judges for a chance to take home up to $10,000 to grow their business.

When: May 9, 2018– 5:30-8 pm
RSVP: Click here to register

Directions To Core City: Cleveland

Core City: Cleveland is headquarted in the offices of JumpStart Inc. at MidTown Tech Park, situated between Euclid and Carnigie, just east of E 66th Street.

From The West
By Car: Drive east on Euclid Ave. Right turn after E 66th Street.
By Bus: Ride the Healthline from Downtown to the E 66th Street Station.

From The East
By Car: Drive west on Carnegie Ave. Right turn after E 69th Street.
By Bus: Ride the Healthline from the Cleveland Clinic area to the E 69th Street Station.