2018 Applications Now Open For FREE Digital Marketing Services
tl;dr: qualifying businesses get up to 25 hours of digital marketing assistance for FREE, sponsored by our partner. It’s a win-win!
UPDATE 6/1/2018: Funding has been used up for Q2. No more selections are being made at the moment. You can apply and be on the waitlist for when funds open up in Q3.
We love helping small businesses and entrepreneurs overcome their challenges and grow on to be successful. Each success is a win for the Washington, D.C. ecosystem.
But what happens when business reality sets in and you can’t help for free? Time is money and without money, no time to do much free stuff.
At BloomShift™ we feel there has got to be a way to help small business when they need the most help, when small and strapped cash. And we’re not alone, many organizations also want to help support and grow successful enterprises.
Well, our gracious partners at the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC) provide a Small Business Technical Assistance (TA) program to support minority-owned small businesses. They have selected a consultant from BloomShift™ to be a digital marketing TA provider for their program.
It’s a win for startups and small businesses!
The program will allow a qualified BloomShift™ technical expert to impart their knowledge and help small businesses improve processes, sales and marketing strategies. This means you get up to 25 hours of marketing technical assistance for FREE, sponsored by our partner. It’s a win-win!
LEARN MORE BY JOINING A WEBINAR ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH
To help business owners learn more about this program, BloomShift™ will host a webinar on Tuesday, February 20th 6:00–6:30pm EST to further discuss this technical assistance opportunity, the available tools, and the process. Register for the webinar in the form below; if it’s past the date, you’ll receive the recording.
“Marketing effectively is the PROCESS of telling a true story, one that resonates, one that matters to people, and to REPEAT it often enough that it creates value for them and your company.“
— Steven A. Rodriguez, CoFounder, BloomShift™
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for free technical assistance, applicants must:
- Review the eligibility requirements.
- Complete the online application. If you are unable to submit your application through our online form, or have questions, you may contact us at email@example.com, or schedule a call.
- You will receive notification once we have received your application. You will be notified if your application is incomplete.
The timeline will be on a rolling basis until September 2018. Take advantage of this while it’s available!
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR THE ASSISTANCE?
This technical assistance is designed to serve local low- and middle-income businesses and entrepreneurs. While there is a focus on minority-owned businesses and Wards 7 and 8, any Washington, D.C.-based small businesses may apply.
The focus is on helping small businesses reach a tipping point or to overcome a significant hurdle in achieving consistent revenue and growth. If you are a small business or entrepreneur with a significant challenge or barrier, please apply for technical assistance.
The intention of this technical assistance is to work directly with local Washington, D.C. small businesses and entrepreneurs to generate revenue, achieve low to moderate growth, facilitate job opportunities for economic development, and improve overall quality of life.