How to Start and Run a Coffee Shop


  •  July 30, 2024
     5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us for an interactive training on how to start a coffee shop business, led by Jenny Ulbricht, the founder of East View Coffee Company.  Jenny successfully launched and expanded a coffee business, while turning the usual café model on its head!  The training will cover brand development, shop layout, equipment selection, and coffee roaster (more…)

Building Out a Business Plan – 9-Week Business Plan Series


  •  September 16, 2024
     6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Need funding and/or a roadmap for your business?  In nine weeks (including graduation), learn the basics of developing and completing a business plan in order to run a successful business.  This virtual series utilizes the online LivePlan and Zoom platforms.  Access to a computer and basic technology skills are required. (more…)

Guidance for Adults Looking to Return to School


  •  December 12, 2024
     12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Are you an adult looking to go back to school?  The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) is here to help navigate admissions and remove obstacles to successfully complete a degree.  EOC services are free and include career and college planning, financial aid resources, application support, innovative programming, and more.  The EOC understands the unique concerns and (more…)