Food Foundations: From Cottage to Commercial – Part 2. Commercial Kitchens

Date/Time:       03/18/2019       4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Downtown Market

Food Foundations: A Training Series of Food Business Essentials

Mondays, March 11th, 18th, and 25th from 4:00-7:00  PM @ Downtown Market

Are you a good food entrepreneur in West Michigan? Are you ready to take your business to the next level?

Michigan Good Food Fund with GROW is hosting a training series of food business essentials for your business. Learn about the best practices, certifications, marketing, and more from the experts and hear first-hand stories from your fellow good food entrepreneurs.

From Cottage to Commercial

1.     March 11: Food Safety Certifications & Requirements: Finding the Certification that’s Right for You
2.     March 18: Commercial Kitchens: Preparing for the Cost of a Commercial Kitchen & Intro to Streamlining Processes
3.     March 25: Packaging & Labeling Requirements

Who is Michigan Good Food Fund?

Michigan Good Food Fund is a $30 million public-private partnership loan fund that provides financing to good food enterprises working to increase access to affordable, healthy food in low-income and underserved communities in Michigan. This includes the range of businesses that grow, process, distribute, and sell healthy food that reaches those who need it most. We provide flexible, patient capital to good food enterprises often overlooked by traditional banks. Lending is bolstered by business assistance to help entrepreneurs grow their ventures and prepare for financing. More

Interested?  Apply here!

Hosted By

Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)

  • Phone: (616) 458-3404