The E3 Durham Community Navigator Pilot Project is designed to assist you on your entrepreneurial journey. Whether you have an idea for a new business, own an existing business and are seeking to grow, or you are facing recovery during these uncertain times, the E3 Durham Community Navigator Pilot Project is here to help.
Join us and:
Get connected with people and networks that exist specifically to support entrepreneurs during our convening series.
Better understand the small business landscape in Durham, including an array of resources and opportunities available to help small businesses thrive through our concierge Navigation program.
Stay up to date on the efforts of our community’s incredible entrepreneurs by subscribing to our monthly e-newsletter.
Register here to be connected to a network of support organizations that have comprehensive support services to meet the needs of current and future business owners.
30 minute, one-on-one financial, entrepreneurship counseling sessions will be provided by Infinity Bridges, Inc before the event from 1:00 - 5:00 pm at Provident1898.
A Durham Legacy Business is defined as:
How to Join the Registry
If you think the criteria above apply to your business, register today for the Durham Legacy Business Registry!
Legacy Lunch Connections
Legacy lunch connections are a networking opportunity for members of the Durham Legacy Business Group to network with their colleagues in the Durham Legacy Group, engage in business presentations, and be officially recognized as Durham Legacy Business.
The Durham Legacy Business Masterclass is a program benefit for small businesses listed on the Durham Legacy Business Registry. Durham Legacy Business Masterclass 1.0 is a 3 day training program for businesses that have been in operation for 20 years or longer in Durham (City or County). These businesses are ready to increase capacity, scale revenues and build a legacy. This program is designed to keep businesses focused on the four key areas of business growth and build clarity, confidence, competence, consistency, cashflow, and capacity. The purpose of Durham Legacy Business Masterclass is to elevate businesses from the day-to-day and focus on building their legacy.
The first Masterclass was held from June 22 - 24th 2022 | View the Recordings
Durham's small local businesses are an essential part of the city. Many of them have been around for generations and hold a special place in the hearts of Durham natives as well as newcomers to the area. The Durham SEED Legacy Program hopes to preserve these businesses, and make sure that they can continue to grow for many years.
Oak City Biz Labs is a first-come, first-served grant program that connects small businesses and entrepreneurs to technical assistance programs to help foster resilient and strategic business growth. The program is hosted in partnership by the City of Raleigh and the Carolina Small Business Development Fund.
Providing small business loans, training, and research to support entrepreneurs.