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Wacif Ascend Next program registration is open


Applications are now being accepted for the Washington Area Community Investment Fund (Wacif) Ascend Next program 2023 co-hort. The Ascend Next program will be dedicated to serving entrepreneurs of color through a holistic, multi-week program. Our hands-on approach includes interactive workshops, one-on-one consultations with world-class experts, and individualized support.

Wacif aims to support the growth and long-term success of entrepreneurs of color in the Greater Washington, D.C. region and surrounding counties in Maryland and Virginia.

The focus areas of Ascend Next include:

  • Accessing affordable loan capital
  • Marketing and customer relationship building
  • Strengthening your resilient mindset
  • Financial and management training
  • Risk mitigation
  • Business performance

For more information and to submit an application, click HERE. The application deadline is July 21st.

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