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Duman Start-Up Accelerator


The Duman Start-Up Accelerator is JVS Chicago’s 6-week accelerator for start-up entrepreneurs. The Duman Start-Up Accelerator helps aspiring entrepreneurs launch their new business by providing the tools and resources to help participants articulate their vision and business model. Participants will learn to develop an opportunity, identify start-up costs, and launch a successful business.

Supported by a community network, Duman Start-Up Accelerator participants will leave the program with a completed business plan, access to financing, and confidence to pursue their own venture.


Participants should attend prepared to challenge their assumptions and ready to complete a thoughtful business plan. Completing participants can use their business plans to apply for low-interest loans from the Duman Center.


Applications are closed right now and the next session is in development.  It will meet for six evening classes. To cover administrative costs a $100 fee will be charged to participating applicants. Details and location to be announced with the next session.  Bookmark this page!


Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to build your business dream and learn from business experts and colleagues.

Benefits & Takeaways:

• A completed business plan
• One on one small business coaching
• Networking and relationship building
• Marketing, legal, and operational training
• Access to working capital

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

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