The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program is delivered through partnerships between local community colleges, business schools, Community Development Financial Institutions and leading nonprofit organizations.
American Association of Community Colleges
Association of Community College Trustees
Los Angeles Southwest College (South Los Angeles, CA)
Leading universities and business schools are building on, strengthening and developing a world-class curriculum to help small businesses grow and create jobs. They also provide training to faculty at community colleges and similar institutions to strengthen their capacity to deliver programming.
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Leading nonprofit organizations are contributing their knowledge and experience to help address the needs of small business owners and their communities.
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Greater Houston Partnership
Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Houston Minority Supplier Development Council
National Federation of Independent Business
National Urban League
Urban League of Greater New Orleans
United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
University of Houston Small Business Development Center Network
Community Development Financial Partners provide capital for small business loans as well as pre- and post-financing technical assistance for program participants.