Accelerate Uptown opened in June of 2019, with the support of the City of Long Beach, Living Cities, Citi fund to address economic inequity  faced by minority and women owned businesses. The Business Accelerator is the first of its kind in the City of Long Beach.  In the first 18 Months, Accelerate Uptown supported over 300 Entrepreneurs and up and coming Entrepreneurs  through one on one business coaching, workshops, and connected them to funding and small business resources.


Marketing and Business Development

Social Media

How to launch and build your social media presense

Funding your business

Preparing your business for funding and funding sources for small businesses.


Securing goverment contracts