Start Up Sisterhood LA (SUSLA) provides the community of Alexandria House quality training, counseling and access to resources to pursue, develop and succeed in a career or small business. To accomplish this, we partner with successful entrepreneurs in the community that share their skills, connections, and resources. The ultimate goal is to help participants become financially self-sufficient and to meet their personal goals.

SUSLA is a 13-week long program, which curriculum that covers: How to get a business license, develop a business plan, basics of banking and establishing credit, build a website, marketing, quality control, and more! Participants also receive 1:1 Mentorship, with support on specific skills, including book-keeping, accounting, marketing, design, and other essential competencies.

 Meet the Team

Meet the Entrepreneurs