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

Begin Now! Entrepreneur Training TUMWATER

Register NOW for this incredible workshop series!

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Presented by Enterprise for Equity
from the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program

This class uses a mix of hands-on lessons, interactive videos and real life stories of successful entrepreneurs to help participants triumph over hardship by embracing an entrepreneurial mindset.

Are you someone who sees a problem and figures out a solution? Do you notice a need and fill it? If so, this is the class for you! For more information, please contact us at 360-704-3375 or

Keynote Speaker Senator Cyrus Habib at Cultivating Strength!

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Are you eligible for the EITC? Get it, and get it RIGHT with free tax help!

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Join Us for the Cultivating Strength Business Luncheon February 18, 2016!

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Click HERE to learn more about our wonderful sponsors!


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