(FETA)Food Business Foundation 005: Creative Funding for Food Entrepreneurs

Sep 27 5:30 pm — 7:30 pm

Event Details

Thinking of launching a food product or opening a restaurant/cafe? Join the Foundation Food Entrepreneurship Training Academy (FETA) and learn the critical aspects of how to start and succeed in the specialty food business!

The East Bay SBDC and the Alameda County Community Development Agency offer a free 10-part series on “Food Business Entrepreneurship” for participants interested to launch and grow food businesses in Alameda County.

In this series, you will learn the basics to start and grow your own food business, cookbook, catering, and so much more. This series will help turn your idea into reality. Our FETA instructors and advisors are looking forward to having you in the Fall FETA 2021 Program!

How to sign up:

When you register for one workshop you will automatically be registered for the series on www.eastbaysbdc.org. If all sessions are not posted on the website, we will have them posted soon so WATCH OUT FOR THEM.

Space is limited. No cost to attend.

Program Requirements:

Participants must attend eight of the ten sessions to earn a Certificate of Completion. To meet the attendance requirement, participants must attend the entire duration of the class.

Mondays and Wednesdays, September 13 to October 13, 2021

Online Webinar (ZOOM link will be sent to registrants only). Please do not share your link. 

Program YrFall FETA 2021

MONDAY:  09/13/21 Food Business Foundation 001: Is Entrepreneurship right for you? Preparing for a Food Industry Business

WEDNESDAY: 09/15/21 Food Business Foundation 002: Business Model & SWOT Analysis – Mission, Vision, Values

MONDAY: 09/20/21 Food Business Foundation 003: Financial Model & Feasibility Analysis

WEDNESDAY: 09/22/21 Food Business Foundation 004: Menu & Recipe Costs 

MONDAY: 09/27/21 Food Business Foundation 005: Creative Funding for Food Entrepreneurs

WEDNESDAY: 09/29/21 Food Business Foundation 006: Marketing & Advertising Communicating Effectively

WEDNESDAY: 10/04/21 Food Business Foundation 007: Business Skeleton Plan 

MONDAY: 10/06/21 Food Business Foundation 008: Catering & Events 

WEDNESDAY: 10/11/21 Food Business Foundation 009: Creating a Winning Presentation – Preparing Slide Deck for Funders

MONDAY: 10/13/21 Food Business Foundation 010: Business Permits & Licenses in the Unincorporated Alameda County

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