Event Registration

Be part of the American Heart Association’s EmPOWERED to Serve Business Accelerator™ Finale events on Thursday, Oct. 21.

EmPOWERED to Serve Business Accelerator Finale™ Fireside Chat

Join us at 11 a.m. CDT for an exclusive one-hour interview with Daymond John, star of ABC’s Shark Tank, and Sharon Epperson, senior personal finance correspondent for CNBC. During the interview, Daymond John will share his personal entrepreneurship journey and his top tips for social entrepreneurs, including:

  • Key information funders want to know about your business model
  • Importance of creating and maintaining business partnerships
  • The impact entrepreneurship can have in communities

Virtual EmPOWERED to Serve Business Accelerator™ Finale

Join us at 6 p.m. CDT to hear eight extraordinary innovators present business models and concepts that promote health equity and community transformation. The final accelerator candidates will highlight their work’s impact to a panel of expert judges. The top finalist will receive a $50,000 grant; the runner-up $10,000 and fan favorite $5,000.


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YWCA SBDC is collaborative partner of the American Heart Association’s EmPOWERED to Serve.

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