Start A Business

If your American Dream means having your own business, we have the local experts ready to help you. We will match a volunteer to the type of business you want to start. He or she will work with you to:

 

• Decide where to start your business (if you need a location)

• Set up the right financial structure and bank account

• Apply for a small business loan at an area bank

• Understand how to pay your taxes

• Become a good employer and customer to vendors and suppliers

 

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BECOME A VOLUNTEER BUSINESS COUNSELOR

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Founded in 2008, ProsperityME is a growing 501(c)(3) non-profit based in Portland, Maine. ProsperityME offers financial services, including financial literacy courses, one-on-one financial counseling and coaching, counseling for higher education, small business support, and partnering with other organizations in the area of workforce development. Our services are open to all refugees, immigrants, asylees, and low-income individuals in Greater Portland and Lewiston/Auburn, Maine.

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