Northside Economic Opportunity Network’s (NEON) promotes economic equity by identifying business ownership as a path toward income generation and long-term asset building.For the next three years NEON will increase work to support, sustain, and expand the number of culturally diverse businesses owned and operated in North Minneapolis.
NEON’s core economic development work:
Economic development with a focus on specific racial, ethnic, and cultural communities is a priority for NEON. NEON encourages business development that will serve the demand for local services and link with emerging and existing economic activity in the North Minneapolis area. Read More +
Entrepreneurship Training A ten-week entrepreneurship program for aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners who want to expand their knowledge of business operations.
Technical Assistance and Support On-going technical assistance support to help guide them through operational difficulties of owning a small business.
Small Business Workshops These courses are good for aspiring business owners and those currently in business who want to know more about a specific areas or topic relating to operating a business.