Entrepreneurs and business owners are re-imaging and

re-building their businesses daily with Elevate Business


Elevate BusinessSM is a movement to accelerate an inclusive and equitable economy in Hennepin County that impacts those here and far beyond. It’s a hub for business guidance and support, connecting entrepreneurs to mentorship, education, grants and more. We’re a business support ecosystem that is shaping the region to become even stronger and resilient.

Whether you’re just starting out with a business idea, solving a current challenge, or looking to take your success to scale, Elevate Business HC is here for you.

Hennepin County has contracted with more than 20 professional business advisors and specialized consultants to offer up to 25 hours of expert support to Hennepin County businesses for free.

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