Start or grow a business for good.





NOVEMBER 5-14, 2020

Launch your impact-driven business to make a difference for a cause you care about.

$60 per person

Start or explore a new social impact business venture in a community of other entrepreneurs from the USVI!

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November 5-14, 2020 

Thursday Evenings: 11/5 & 11/12 from 7-9PM
Saturday Afternoons: 11/7 & 11/14 from 11AM-2PM


What to Expect after this Interactive Virtual Program:

  • A defined target customer, value proposition to meet their needs, and business model to sustain your work
  • A new network of business mentors and advisors
  • Meaningful connections with other impact-driven founders in a similar stage of growth
  • A refined, shareable pitch presentation and a compelling one-minute elevator pitch
  • Simple, actionable steps to get your prototype in market within two weeks
  • Membership into a global alumni network with lifetime benefits including mentorship, funding resouces, legal support, and more!



Entrepreneur Purpose Statement

What You'll Get

  • Four business-building workshops
  • Interactive group sessions with other entrepreneurs from the USVI
  • Breakout assignments between sessions to accelerate your progress
  • 1:1 access to entrepreneurial leaders
  • Access to support and coaching in office hours
  • Free lifetime benefits to the SEED SPOT Alumni Program
  • Concluding Pitch Showcase celebration event!


SESSION 1: November 5, 7-9PM

2-Hour Interactive Group Session:

  • Identifying a Market Opportunity
  • Understanding Your Customer's Mindset
  • Defining Your Solution (Product, Service, Technology)

SESSION 2: November 7, 11AM-2PM

3-Hour Interactive Group Session:

  • Generating Revenue
  • Making Rapid Progress

SESSION 3: November 12, 7-9PM

Speed Mentor Event with Experts from the USVI

  • Practice One-Minute Elevator Pitch
  • Meet Virtually with Mentors, Get Support and Advice

SESSION 4: November 14, 11AM-2PM

Interactive Group Session + SPECIAL EVENT!

  • Next Steps for Your Business
  • Pitch Coaching
  • Special Event: Celebration Pitch Showcase & Award Ceremony

Access these benefits virtually by joining the online group from your computer, tablet, or smart phone. Complete interactive workshops, connect with likeminded entrepreneurs from the USVI in small-group virtual breakout groups, receive personal feedback and coaching from business experts, and make lasting connections with entrepreneurs and mentors from the local community!

Launch Camp FAQs


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Tricia Homer

Director of Business Communication, Lecturer,
Executive Communication Coach at the University of Maryland (29)

Trevonne Homer

Territorial Program Manager,
Virgin Islands Department of Education


Thia Homer

Senior Business Analyst,
FirstBank (30)

Eric Grims

Co-Owner / Producer / Business Manager,
Appreciation Moments, LLC (31)

Daryl Wade

CIO / Senior Vice President,
Virgin Islands Next Generation Network


Lauren McDAnell

VP of Programs,



"There was an abundance of advice, resources and support to meet each "boot camper's" needs and although we were all at different stages in our businesses, SEED SPOT met each of us where we were. This program is a must for any entrepreneur!”

Sarah Sanchez, Beneficial Beans, SVP Boot Camp March 2016