INTERIOR EMPIRE and ONTARIO, California, January 5, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Hilda Kennedy, founder of AmPac Business Capital, a successful nonprofit community lender, announced valuable additions to the recently launched business growth program called Entrepreneur Ecosystem (EE).
We have an app for that
To advance and increase business success, entrepreneurs can take full advantage of the latest additions to AmPac’s entrepreneurial ecosystem by accessing the exclusivity EE application. In addition, there are convenient video tour options that will provide comprehensive information covering useful communication tips such as how to use the community news feed to post events, flyers, networking events, announcements, etc.
L2LEDP Offers Great News To Increase Business Growth
One of the most anticipated programs created for Ecosystem of entrepreneurs was introduced this month and will start on February 1, 2022. it’s called LEAP launches an entrepreneur development program (L2LEDP), which is a specially designed and structured mentoring, coaching and training program for small and medium-sized businesses. It provides a well-defined roadmap for these businesses to build and grow towards greater success.
Another one L2LEDP Advantage offers insightful and knowledgeable support in seeking approval for an SBA loan and other conventional financing. Indeed, L2LEDP provides a basis for EE businesses gain clarity to maximize the potential for continued success.
AmPac invites you to be part of this revolutionary inaugural cohort. the L2LEDP plans to host 6 entrepreneurs in residence and 14 entrepreneurs in a hybrid setting, which includes virtual and in-person locations. There is no additional cost to entrepreneurs in residence for this program and it requires a commitment of four hours per month. To participate, cohort members will pay $ 1,000 in advance and will be reimbursed for successful completion of the program and compete for a lucrative quick pitch competition at the end of the cohort.
Applications for the 18 months L2LEDP are now accepted. Make sure to apply before January 15th deadline.
Please follow the link below to access an application:
Take the virtual tour here:
About the AmPac Entrepreneur Ecosystem (EE)
When creating the innovative business growth program EE Hilda kennedy, Founder of AmPac Business Capital, a successful community nonprofit lender said, âOur team and board have clearly seen that business owners only need access to legitimate capital with AmPac Business Capital, but there is a critical need for business acumen training to complement broader growth. It was then that the EE concept was born. I am proud to say that EE of AmPac unlike any other business growth resource. Under one roof, you have access to resource providers AND a capital partner. “
Hilda explains: âAccess to capital is an important aspect of EE because lack of capital is one of the three reasons businesses fail. As a result, we constantly stress to business owners that in order to be successful and create jobs, they must understand their numbers and embrace business financial literacy. This goal is to make the best decisions about microloans, working capital loans, construction loans and / or business equipment loans. “
âThe entrepreneurial ecosystem is unlike any other business growth resource. Under one roof, you have access to resource providers AND a financial partner. “
Focused environment drives growth for small businesses
the EE provides cutting edge training throughout the year for entrepreneurs looking to start a business or refresh the ones they have with an 18 month program. In a stimulating and secure environment featuring Launch center, small businesses can access resources at all stages of their growth journey.
Resources and training bridge the digital divide through an in-person and virtual program in a COVID-19 friendly environment. This culture-strengthening effort is inclusive, inspiring, and faith-based with physical messages to support it. Entrepreneurs can also access:
- Courses focusing on a range of growth aspects of entrepreneurship, such as one-on-one business coaching
- A creative space for collaboration, sharing of ideas and brain activities
- Ingenious space for local business related nonprofits to host board meetings with storage space for leadership transition if needed
EE Resource partners can also take advantage of Launch center as a development space where they can deliver their services under one roof, making it easier to collaborate for and on behalf of the small business client.
A range of resource partners provide expert knowledge and advice to EE startups. Only a few include:
- SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)
- Inland Empire Women’s Business Center
- Inland Empire Small Business Development Center
- CSUSB IECE – California San Bernardino State University – Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship
- Hispanic Chambers of Commerce
- Black Chambers of Commerce
- EE members will have the opportunity to interact with resource partners for valuable one-on-one consultations with the introduction of new office hours.
Leverage the roadmap that can drive growth and success
Hilda kennedy declares: âI am convinced that the EE provides a solid foundation of invaluable growth resources and access to capital that will inspire people to pursue and achieve their dreams of business ownership, because IT IS POSSIBLE. “
Subscribe to AmPac Ecosystem of entrepreneurs featuring the new EE application and L2LEDP to access more business growth. Membership includes a diverse range of service levels, from a 25-day punch card to a virtual level. For more information visit https://entrepreneurecosystem.optixapp.com/signup/
Located in the new AmPac Business Capital the location of the office in the Inland Empire in Ontario in California, the Entrepreneur Ecosystem Launch Center is ideally close to Ontario the airport and close to Hwy 10 plus it’s also an easy connection to Hwy 15. Tours are available. To book a visit, visit https://entrepreneurecosystem.optixapp.com/book/tour/
EE launch celebrated with festive grand opening
At November 5, more than 100 attendees including city, state, county and federal officials, bank executives, community partners and business owners joined AmPac to celebrate the launch of its Ecosystem of entrepreneurs with an opening gala. Also highlighting the event, AmPac announced a partnership with Wetzel’s Pretzels to support new franchisees, in addition to offering two Quick Rewards totaling $ 1$ 500 for its Youth Ventures partnership with local nonprofits in the Inland Empire, including CEEM and the Junior Achievement program.
On AmPac Business Capital
Founded in 2005 by Hilda kennedy, AmPac Business Capital is a certified non-profit lender whose mission is to finance and foster business success from cradle to legacy, by standing up for the âyesâ. During the pandemic, AmPac has served more than 650 small businesses with PPP loans and has helped thousands of businesses connect to relief grants in addition to providing a range of assistance to stabilize business operations. Since its creation, AmPac had financed more than 400 companies with nearly $ 1 billion to finance commercial real estate and equipment for further growth and success while creating over 3,000 new jobs statewide. In 2017, AmPac was named SBA 504 Lender of the Year by the SBA Orange County and Inland Empire District and has received numerous other accolades.
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