Emprendimiento

Class Details

Duration

8 weeks

Regular Fee

Free

Language

In Spanish

Class Schedule

See Class Schedule Options below.

Create a plan to grow your business.

Explore the necessary steps to grow your business through activities and discussions. You will have the opportunity to get your questions answered, learn from experts and your peers, and write a simple business plan. Simple tools and templates will be provided to help you create your plan.

Understand your financial readiness to be a small business owner.

By reviewing your personal budget, projected profit and expenses, and business start-up costs, you will identify the necessary financial steps you will need to take and the additional resources you will need to grow your business.

Apply for a business stipend.

After completing the course, you will have the opportunity to submit your business plan and apply for a small business stipend. If you are awarded a stipend, you also receive additional assistance from mentors and advisors to help you implement your business plan.

Class Schedule Options

During enrollment, you will have the opportunity to select one of the following class schedules to participate in. Class spaces are limited.

 

DATESSCHEDULELANGUAGEFORMATLOCATION
9/24/24 - 11/12/24Tu 6:00-8:00 PMSpanishOnlineZoom
9/25/24 - 11/13/24We 6:00-8:00 PMSpanishIn-personSanta Maria
9/26/24 - 11/14/24Th 6:00-8:00 PMSpanishIn-personSanta Barbara

 

ENROLLMENT FOR VENTURA COUNTY RESIDENTS IS NOW CLOSED, AND WILL REOPEN IN WINTER 2025. ENROLLMENT FOR SANTA BARBARA COUNTY RESIDENTS WILL OPEN IN FALL 2024. TO BE PLACED ON OUR INTEREST LIST, COMPLETE AN INTEREST FORM AND WE WILL REACH OUT TO YOU WHEN ENROLLMENT OPENS IN YOUR AREA.

If you have received WEV Stipend Funding in the last 2 years, you are not eligible to participate in Emprendimiento at this time. Applicants are only eligible for one stipend opportunity regardless of how many businesses they own.

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"Being a great entrepreneur, constant learning, and reinvention is a key part of the true American dream."

Manlio César Correa, Emprendimiento Instructor

What people are saying…

Israel

Get Ahead

The benefit was learning the basics of how to start a business and meeting other people who also want to get ahead.

Ramón

Highly Effective

The instructor was very effective and explained everything to us very well. Any questions, he answered and explained clearly without hesitation.

Margarito

The Necessary Information

It is a very beneficial program for all those people who have the plan to start a business. It gives you the necessary information.

Norma

We Are Not Alone

We are not alone, there are many organizations that can help us. WEV has several professional staff who help give us information on anything we need.

Raul

A Great Help

It is a great help for us as a community to be able to move forward with our dreams of being entrepreneurs.