Helping people with limited incomes start and sustain small businesses.

Commercial Kitchen Survey

Enterprise for Equity is grateful for the opportunity to use QuestionPro to launch our South Sound Commercial Kitchen User Survey. The survey results will help us understand the potential need for a large commercial kitchen facility and explore programs and initiatives to better assist the people we serve and others who want to launch and grow their food-based enterprises. Our South Sound Commercial Kitchen User Survey can be found here:

News & Announcements

Celebrate our graduates at Showcase 10-27-16


Join us in recognizing our incredible graduates from the Business Planning Program-we have such a large group we’ve created two special events for them! Hear about their successes, see what their businesses have to offer and encourage growth in your community economy!

To register for October 27, 2016 at The Heritage Room in Olympia, please visit

To register for December 10, 2016 at Gallery Boom in Olympia, please visit

Edible Seattle features E4E and Grads!

Read the full article by clicking the page below!


Edible Seattle September/October 2016


Many limited income working individuals and families qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit, which you can find out more about on our Whom We Serve page.

“Enterprise for Equity provided me with the support I needed to find a way to fit into the work force. My ideas and organization skills were recognized as strengths and the interactions with others broke up the routine pattern of isolation I sometimes get in.”

“I have had struggles with DSHS about self-employment as a viable option for getting off welfare, but many of the skills I learned in class gave me the resource base necessary to demonstrate my business could successfully meet requirements for getting my family off welfare.”

Enterprise for Equity Graduate

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer and does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.