Meet and mingle with Goldman Sachs staff, alums, fellow small business owners, and community partners at Venture Cafe Providence. Find out more about Goldman Sachs no-cost small business growth program and enjoy complimentary refreshments!

Register directly at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/social-hour-tickets-387662076707

About Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses provides business education, support services and pathways to capital for growth-oriented entrepreneurs. With a curriculum designed by Babson College, the nation’s top entrepreneurial school, participants gain practical skills to take their business to the next level. Topics include financial statements, negotiations, and marketing. Participants develop an actionable growth plan for their business with the help of advisors and a network of like-minded entrepreneurs. The program is free and delivered in partnership locally with the Community College of Rhode Island. To date, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses has served nearly 400 businesses in Rhode Island and 12,000 businesses nationwide. Apply at: 10KSBapply.com


Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is designed for business owners who have a business poised for growth. We look for applicants who are passionate about growing their business, creating jobs in their communities and who generally meet these criteria:

  • Owner or co-owner of a Rhode Island based business.
  • Business in operation for at least two years.
  • Business revenues of more than $75,000 in the most recent fiscal year.
  • Business with a minimum of two employees (including the owner).
July 28, 2022