What is LAUNCH?

As our country reinvents itself, new businesses are being born every day and support structures are key to the viability of these businesses. LAUNCH offers business training, support, and affordable resources to underrepresented entrepreneurs, empowering them to create sustainable, successful businesses allowing their families and communities to thrive.


Programs & Services

Find out about our programs and services. From High School Entrepreneurship to Business Entrepreneurship.

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Take Action

Ready to take the next step? You can participate yourself.

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Get Involved

You can become a contributor to our cause, building a better Chattanooga.

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LAUNCH exists to build a thriving Chattanooga where every individual who dreams of a business can be confident that the community will stand with them, removing obstacles, and creating opportunities for their success. 

10 years

416 Businesses Supported

482 Jobs created

What Our Entrepreneurs are Saying

Susan Freeman

"LAUNCH is a valuable resource to me. They have given me so many opportunities to shine."

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Marcus Price

"The tools that you get out of the [LAUNCH CHA] program for the money you spend to get the information you  do is unheard of"

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Stacy Martin

“If you are willing to ask, [LAUNCH] is willing to help.”

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