We venture to accelerate sustainable business growth for women entrepreneurs.



No Cost, One-on-One Consultations

Low-Cost Business Education Seminars & Workshops

Purposeful Networking Events

Community Dialogues & Discussions


Since our nonprofit program was established in 2007 in Melbourne, Florida on the campus of Florida Institute of Technology, we have:

  • Served clients from 2 locations (Melbourne and Rockledge)
  • Trained over 10,000 clients
  • Helped over 62 business owners grow and expand their businesses through the IGNITE 360® Mentoring Program
  • Helped clients to create and maintain 47 jobs in the past 12 months
  • Helped clients to increase revenues of more than 40% on average

Learn more, weVENTURE Fact Sheet

Our team of 4 staff members and over 60 volunteers work to ensure that our clients are successful unto the economic benefit of all.




501(c)3 Status

Florida Institute of Technology is a 501(c)3 charitable educational organization, and as such, any donations made to Florida Institute of Technology are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law. For specific details on tax regulations governing charitable contributions, consult IRS Publication 526.

We also encourage everyone in the community to support our efforts by donating to our fund raising efforts, as well as volunteer their time and expertise.

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U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

weVENTURE at Florida Institute of Technology is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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