Come learn with us.

Fund 17 offers free workshops on a variety of business topics. Upcoming workshops for the spring are currently in planning, so check back for more information. Previous workshops have included:

Price-setting for retail & food businesses

Tippy Tippens (pictured) and Fund 17’s own Tyler Sangermano led entrepreneurs through the basics of setting profitable prices for your small business.

Social media for small business

A panel of digital marketing and social media experts came together to answer questions about effective online communications for small businesses.

Small Business Banking and Financing

Representatives from Iberia, LSBDC, LiftFund and Hope Credit Union shared resources and tips for business bank accounts and loans.

Personal Finance Seminar

We also offer a 2-hour personal finance seminar that covers budgeting, banking, credit, savings and avoiding predatory services. This is a fee-for-service seminar that can be tailored to your group’s needs. If you or your organization is interested in hiring Fund 17 to offer this seminar, email