Start.Pivot.Grow. Retail Accelerator Program
UPS believes we have a responsibility to foster diverse, equitable, and inclusive environments; within our four walls and in the communities we serve.There are an estimated 2.9 million retail trade businesses in the United States. Retail is the largest employment sector in the country, with 9.8 million employees directly tied to the sector.
ABOUT UPS IGNITE
Many talented entrepreneurs don’t have access to the knowledge, capital and networks they need to succeed. In partnership with several leading organizations, UPS Ignite is providing access to the resources and tools diverse entrepreneurs need to help grow their business. Learn more about our partners and how to apply for programs below.
WAYS WE HELP
UPS and several members of the small business ecosystem including Dallas College, Integrality, U.S. SBA, and the Dallas Cowboys will partner to deliver a unique retail accelerator program to southern Dallas.
Classes, Workshops, Webinars, Lectures and Mentors
BUSINESS ADVISING AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
Providing Busines Support Services
SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS AND LOANS
Access to Capital via Impact Grants
Promoting Franchise Diversity and Inclusion
“Moving our world forward by delivering what matters”