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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WHY LAUNCH?

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



Carol White

“LAUNCH was an integral part of getting my business started. They helped me answer the questions of how, when, where and why. During the 10-week course, I was able to lay out a plan and move forward.”



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Terence Locke

"LAUNCH is very important, and It’s a great opportunity for brand new businesses"



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Angela Jordan

"LAUNCH has been a blessing to my life.  I highly recommend all new entrepreneurs, new businesses, and even well-established businesses to take advantage of all the opportunities offered through LAUNCH. "



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