- Must identify as a Black Owned Majority business

-Commitment to 10 month cohort of monthly virtual and or in person social distanced small business sessions.

- Be financially comfortable to make monthly contribution of $250.00 for 10 months.

-Have a registered bank account, drivers license, social security number & an digital app enabled device.

-Application Deadline is June 18.

Build trust & Collectively Build Wealth within community

-Non-extractive Access to Capital

-Monthly contributions will be reported to 3 credit agencies which may strengthen creditworthiness.

-Increase Financial Awareness & Knowledge of Cooperatives

-10 Business will be selected to contribute $250.00 each monthly. Each month one business will receive the collective contribution from the cohort of $2500.00 . An additional $1000.00 will be contributed from Partnership of Southern Equity. Each month one member of the cohort will receive $3500.00.

-Contributions will be automatically withdrawn from registered bank accounts 7 business days prior to scheduled monthly deposit to remit the collective deposit