Starting a business is a complex process, especially if you have only recently arrived in the Philadelphia area. We offer numerous practical tools to assist new and emerging small business owners.

Services and Programs for Entrepreneurs

Business Training Program

Our Business Training Program, in partnership with the Neighborhood Development Center, assists start-up and new businesses obtain business training, financing, and other support within their own communities. The training is a once a week for twelve weeks. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER >>

Business Technical Assistance

Business experts are available to support entrepreneurs through the process of establishing or expanding a business. Our hands-on assistance helps business owners to understand city regulations, develop a business plan, understand business operations, identify capital, create a marketing strategy, and much more.

Small Business Workshops

We offer workshops for entrepreneurs throughout the year. LEARN MORE >>

Global Craft Market

Global Craft Market is a collective of immigrant artists and publicly showcases the wealth of crafts created or imported by the Welcoming Center’s participants from across all its programs. LEARN MORE >>

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Are you a U.S. startup looking to expand into global markets? Our Global Startup Accelerator may be for you!