The Next Step For Your Business

JumpStart’s signature Small Business Impact Program is an intensive 12-week group-based educational program that provides promising entrepreneurs with:

  • Focused business advising
  • Education on various essential business topics
  • Impactful tools and resources to help business owners pursue growth

The program places a special emphasis on financial projections and capital pitches, culminating in a pitch competition where participants will present to a panel of judges for a chance to take home up to $10,000.

The Impact Program takes place multiple times per year in two Northern Ohio locations.

In Cleveland

To be considered for the Cleveland Impact Program, entrepreneurs must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Operate business within the Greater Cleveland area
  • Meet with a business advisor during the application process
  • Generate more than $25,000 in annual revenue
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In Northwest Ohio

To be considered for the Northwest Ohio Impact Program, entrepreneurs must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Operate business within the Greater Toledo area
  • Meet with a business advisor during the application process
  • Generate more than $25,000 in annual revenue
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