Entrepreneur Works

Across the Philadelphia region, our clients start and grow small businesses, create jobs for themselves and their neighbors, and strengthen the local economy.

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Business Tools

Learn more about what it takes to start and grow a successful business with helpful articles, business plan templates, and more.


Entrepreneur Works provides loans to entrepreneurs for start-up purposes and to meet the financing needs of existing businesses. Are you an artist-entrepreneur? Are you a woman-owned business? We have small business loan options and one-on-one guidance programs designed with you in mind.


Entrepreneur Works offers multi-week classes and special-topic workshops that help entrepreneurs improve their business skills.


Learn more about upcoming workshops and events for local entrepreneurs!

Entrepreneur Works really opened up business and funding information that I wouldn’t have found otherwise. They played a very big part in the creation of my business and I wouldn’t be here without them."

Latasha Sampson, Chocolate City Hair Studio & Day Spa

Featured Events

Entrepreneur Works posts information about our own events and those of our partners. Please click on an event below for registration details.


Fall Finance Series Session 3: Record Keeping Makes You Money


Join Monica Burch, Community Development Market Manager for Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware at Citizens Bank, for a work shop on smart strategies to save your business money.

Learn how to:

  • Retain and upsell customers

  • Improve cash flow, pricing, and costs

  • Know what to buy and when

  • Minimize your tax liability

Workshop fee: $15


Fall Finance Series Session 2: Financial Strategies for your Marketing Plan


Do you have an existing marketing strategy but aren't sure how it's performing?

Learn how to get the most bang for your buck in your marketing efforts with Dafan Zhang, Managing Principal at Zhang Law. Workshop attendees will learn how to plan out marketing budgets and measure the productivity and performance of chosen marketing strategies.

Workshop fee: $15


Fall Finance Series Session 1: Business Loans


Are you a small business owner or entrepreneur interested in applying for a business loan but aren't sure where to start? Have you filled out multiple loan applications with no luck? This workshop is for you!

Entrepreneur Works' Director of Entrepreneur Services and Loan Officer Katya Noreika will guide attendees through the loan process and share tips and tricks to writing a successful loan application.

The event is free but space is limited. Registration is required.

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5 Signs You’re Ready for a Startup Loan

October 19, 2016 // By team_eworks

Need more money to get your startup off the ground? Small businesses that have been operating for less than one year may be eligible for Entrepreneur Works’ most popular financing option: the Startup Loan. Check out these five signs that your small business is ready for a Startup Loan You’ve tested your business idea, and ...

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5 Signs You’re Ready for a Startup Loan

// By Entrepreneur Works

Don’t Qualify for Conventional Business Loan? Understand Your Options

October 12, 2016 // By Entrepreneur Works

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