Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth
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Event information collected by Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth through various programs, agencies, and departments.
Enroll Now! Coconino County BBE business plan development training & IDA match saving grant opportunity
Business Development Assistance Candidate –Coconino County’s next Building Businesses & Entrepreneurs (BBE) business plan development Zoom (and Classroom, assuming the pandemic doesn’t worsen)-based training will run 6-9pm, Tuesdays for 9-week beginning September 21st. If you are eligible, our Individual Development Accounts (IDA) match saving grant opportunity is also available.
Our promo video (click here) summarizes why we assist county residents to start, stabilize, and/or expand micro-businesses (five or fewer employees). Our IDA match saving grants help income and asset eligible participants fund either their micro-enterprise or a certificate or degree producing, accredited post-secondary education. Since 2007 hundreds have benefitted from our IDA grant opportunity and/or BBE training, formerly known as Basic Business Empowerment. We now contract BBE facilitation from the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) which offers graduates free follow-up business counselling.
Visit www.coconino.az.gov/bbe or call now for more information for our Fall 2021 BBE training, 6-9pm, Tuesdays, September 21st through November 16th. The class fee is only $125 and includes access to the LivePlan writing template portal. We also offer a need-based 50% BBE training scholarship. The BBE training can completed remotely via Zoom or in-person classroom at the Coconino Community College Flagstaff East Campus (3000 N. Fourth St., 86004), assuming the pandemic doesn’t worsen. Sessions are recorded in case participants miss a class or need to review something. For more information on our IDA match saving grant visit www.coconino.az.gov/ida.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Did you know you can still file your 2020 tax return after the May 17 Tax Day?
Please call (928) 283-4518 for more information.