Creating Jobs. Changing Lives. Building Communities.
To provide comprehensive entrepreneurial education, support, and resources targeting low- to moderate-income individuals, women, minorities, and veterans.
To promote economic self-sufficiency and job creation through micro and small business development, thereby establishing vibrant, small business ecosystems.
The Edge Connection has a 18-year history of leveraging micro and small business development as an effective economic development strategy for both the individuals we serve and the communities in which they live. We are committed to delivering high-quality education, resources, and support services to meet the immediate and long-term demands of our emerging business clients. To ensure that we are meeting the broad scope of needs related to sustainable business development, we offer a comprehensive group of programs that work in cooperation to address elemental and progressive fundamentals, from conception through growth and expansion.
The Edge Connection provides opportunities to build generational wealth to promote future success and stability – creating a community-wide legacy of prosperity. Micro business development has proven to stimulate economic growth and job creation while promoting the development of small business ecosystems; thereby fostering a self-perpetuating system of support. The Edge Connection provides education, resources, and support services to help promote successful business start-ups, growth, expansion, and sustainability.
As a leader in micro and small business development, we target several markets that have been identified as economically oppressed due to limited resources, generational poverty, economic downturn, transformation of the job market (unemployed and underemployed). These groups include, but are not limited to minorities, women, veterans, and students.