DAWN: Quarterly Program Update

2023 Quarter 4 Update

DAWN: Driving Access to Wealth & Networks successfully launched this past quarter with an amazing kick-off press event. Northspan partnered with the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa to host Undersecretary, Don Cravis, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) for a press release and celebration of Native American Heritage month. We have been off running since the launch from working directly with clients to scheduling pitch & resource events. 

  • Currently scheduling several events 
    • 2 DAWNtreprenuer Showcases 
    • Engage an Angel
    • DEED Small Business Resource Connection 
  • Met with 10 clients to date 
  • Provided scholarships to over 50 startup cohort participants 
  • Soft launched new website 
  • Regional Food Business Center