Coastal Women’s Ventures

Coastal Women’s Ventures is a collaborative program with the Carolina Small Business Development Fund focused on creating and supporting small business opportunities for women entrepreneurs through business coaching, mentoring, small business education, and connecting participants to loan capital.


NEXT WORKSHOP: “Ready! Set! Go!”

with Facilitator Jennifer Turnage

Get your business ready! Get set! Let’s go!

Learn what it takes to have a successful start-up! In this three-part workshop you will:

  • Gain a basic understanding of the key steps to getting your business off the ground
  • Learn about various financing options and what banks look for when lending money
  • Learn about the local resources available to assist you in starting and growing a small business

Attend all 3 sessions to set a solid foundation for building your new business!

Ready: Thursday, January 31 – 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

In this session, we will cover what you need to do before ever opening the doors of your business


Set: Thursday, February 7 – 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM

In this session, we will help you prepare to become credit ready.


Go: Thursday, February 14 – 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM

In this session, we will help you GO start or grow your small business

Light refreshments will be served.
For more information, please contact Acquinetta Beatty at


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