IMPACT provides human, intellectual and financial resources to underserved entrepreneurs while building partnerships with participating students and the local community.
Offering financial support in the form of capital expenditures or leased business assets
Providing mentorship through student consultants and industry experts
Facilitating the creation of a strategic plan to establish meaningful growth
Delivering recommendations to grow and improve businesses
Support for businesses should be multidimensional.
Many entrepreneurs lack access to not only financing, but mentorship, basic business knowledge and other resources. IMPACT works to:
Provide microfinancing and consulting to underserved entrepreneurs
Offer students a hands on opportunity to apply their business knowledge & gain experience
Establish professional networks within local communities