Newark West Ward
Small Business Initiative
A Small Business Capacity Building Program Powered by the Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership
This program is hosted by the Urban League of Essex County and has financial support from Wells Fargo.
Get the help you need to grow
your business in the West Ward.
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Who Should Apply
Existing businesses located in Newark's West Ward
Businesses planning to open in or expand into Newark's West Ward
Members of Newark's West Ward co-working spaces
Our goal is to get you making more money and on a road to economic independence. If this is the path you see for yourself, we encourage you to apply.
We will match you with business experts and administrative support to help you:
Get sales going again
Attract new clientele
Increase your online presence
Ramp up your marketing
Get your financials in order
Address supply chain disruptions
Review contracts, leases and other business legal matters
Manage re-opening related HR issues
Comply with social distancing requirements
This is your opportunity to get the help you need to survive and thrive.
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