IF YOU'VE BEEN DREAMING OF CREATING YOUR OWN BUSINESS...BUT, HAVE LACKED THE START-UP COST....HERE'S THE BREAK YOU'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR.
EAU CLAIRE IS SPONSORING A "JUMPSTART DOWNTOWN" BUSINESS COMPETITION...AND ARE LOOKING FOR THE BEST BUSINESS IDEA.
PEOPLE LOOKING TO START UP THEIR OWN BUSINESS...OR BUSINESS'S JUST LOOKING TO EXPAND TO THE DOWNTOWN AREA, ARE ASKED TO SUBMIT A BUSINESS PLAN TO THE CITY OF EAU CLAIRE.
THE FIRST PLACE WINNER WILL GET FIVE-THOUSAND-DOLLARS IN START-UP CAPITAL...AND, THERE WILL BE THREE RUNNER-UP PRIZES, OF TWO-THOUSAND-DOLLARS IN START-UP CAPITAL.
Marsha Tanaula - "The reason we started to do this is because we have a lot of people that have great ideas for a downtown business. But, they just lack that start-up capital to make that dream into a reality, so it's intended to close that gap."
APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND ON THE CITY OF EAU CLAIRE WEBSITE...AND THEY MUST BE
SUBMITTED BY JULY 31ST.