Event Details

For aspiring entrepreneurs and anyone who would like to think through their business model. This is a free training provided by the Innovation & Equitable Development Office at the DC Department of Small & Local Business Development.

Build a Dream is a 10-hour, open source workshop designed to help those who dream of a business structure out their idea. Based on lean-canvas methodology and the concept of always pitching, Build a Dream certificates of completion will be required for some upcoming grant opportunities for entrepreneurs in DC's Wards 7 & 8.

Please plan to attend all five days February 19th-23rd, 2018. Each day's training builds on the previous day. Particpating in all 5 days is required to receive a Build a Dream certificate of completion.

For questions or accessiblity accommodations, please reach out to Kate Mereand at [email protected] or by calling 202-727-3900.

If you are interested in offering Build a Dream training through your org or location, or in one-on-one technical assistance for your business or org, or simiply learning more, please reach out directly.


  • When: Mon Feb. 19
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Address: 441 4th Street, NW
    Washington DC,US 20020

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