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Goodwill accepting applications for small business classes

Posted at 12:27 PM, Jan 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-05 19:59:39-05

CAPE CORAL, Fla. — Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida is accepting applicants for a six-week training program for those interesting in starting up a small business.

The MicroEnterprise Institute, as it is called, is scheduled for Feb. 7 – March 17, 2022.

According to Goodwill, "graduates complete a comprehensive training course and prepare a solid plan to guide their start-up." They work with mentors and hear from experts in areas of accounting, legal, marketing, insurance and funding.

To apply, visit, or call (239) 995-2106 ext. 2304. The session is $80, but volunteer hours can be substituted for the fee if income requirements are met.