Thank you for your interest in the upcoming EforAll Business Accelerator!

Business Accelerator

The Accelerator is a free, one-year program offered twice a year in EforAll communities. It provides immersive business training, mentorship and access to an extended professional network. Anyone with a dream to start or grow a business is encouraged to apply.

Class Information

Classes are held on Tuesdays, 6 to 9pm and Thursdays, 11am to 1pm in Holyoke.

Key Accelerator Dates

  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 @ 12pm (noon)
  • Semi-Finalist Announced: Wednesday, May 27, 2020
  • Semi-Finalist Interviews (must attend 30 minute in-person interview): June 1 – June 5, 2020 @ SPARK CoWork
  • Finalists Announced: Wednesday, June 10, 2020
  • Entrepreneur Orientation: Tuesday, June 23, 2020
  • Mentor Matching: Week of June 30th
  • Intensive Business Training and Weekly Mentor Meetings: Tuesday, July 7th – Thursday, September 24, 2020
  • Final Presentations: Tuesday September 29th and Wednesday September 30th
  • Quarterly Check-ins and Monthly Mentor Meetings:  October 2020 – June 2021
  • Showcase and Celebration: Thursday October 15, 2020

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Tessa Murphy-Romboletti

Executive Director

Jayne Melendez

Program Manager