weVENTURE accelerates sustainable business growth for womenpreneurs.



No Cost, One-on-One Consultations

Low-Cost Business Education Seminars & Workshops

Purposeful Networking Mixers

Community Dialogues & Discussions


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

  • Opened 2 locations (Melbourne and Rockledge)
  • Trained over 9,000 clients
  • Helped over 50 business owners grow and expand their businesses through the IGNITE 360® Mentoring Program
  • Helped clients to create and maintain 39 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 6 staff members and over 100 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 powered by Florida Institute of Technology) is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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