Business Training | Mentors | Networking | Funding
Free Business Training
10 classes of 3 hours each
An assigned mentor from the business community
Network with other entrepreneurs and business owners
Help with finding sources for loans and grants
Interested? Learn If You Qualify
LaunchReading helps new businesses in Reading by supporting and developing entrepreneurs and small businesses in under-resourced communities in the Reading area, by providing free opportunities to obtain business loans, business development services, and networking opportunities.
Please apply for our next class.
Learn More At Our Upcoming Information Sessions
Info Session #1
Changed to Zoom on
Wednesday 7th September
Please register to receive Zoom meeting details.
Info Session #2
Tuesday 27th September,
Info Session #3
Monday 1st October,
Info Session #4
Tuesday 11th October,
Watch this space for schedule details
Ready to Join?
We're looking to partner with current small business owners who would benefit from the combination of business and financial resources that we provide. Entrepreneurs with great new business ideas will be welcomed.
Become A Mentor
Having a successful mentor relationship can play a critical role in the future success of our students, and can be extremely fulfilling for the mentor. Learn more about the role and mentorship opportunity.