Mine Your Business will lead participants from the idea of entrepreneurship to the implementation of a viable business. In addition to training and workshops, an experienced business coach will mentor during one-on-one business counseling sessions. Participants who successfully complete the course will have the opportunity to take part in the “Pitch & Present” competition that will award cash prizes to the top three winners to invest in their new venture. First prize is $3,000; second prize is $2,000; and third prize is $1,000.
The course, which is a partnership between CCC and Women in Motion, begins September 19 and runs once a week, 5:30-7:30 p.m., through November 14. The cost of the course is normally $750 but, with scholarships from CCC, the cost to participants is free