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XXcelerate Fund

XXcelerate Fund

Founded in
XXcelerate Fund

XXcelerate Fund provides a uniquely powerful combination of business education, peer support and a pathway to financing. It's a model that has been proven to produce higher rates of success.

The XXcelerator program exists to provide the support and resources that help womxn-owned businesses reach the success they define for themselves.

We believe it is imperative that more creative models of funding business growth exist. Therefore, XXcelerator’s model seeks to position women business owners for sustainable growth. We do that by removing barriers and helping entrepreneurs unlearn unhelpful socialization. Our values of Community, Accountability, Vulnerability, Just-in-time Guidance combine in our 3 month cohorts to try and provide you with the best personal and professional growth program tailored to your needs.

Program Details

Candidates for the XXcelerator must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have an Oregon business registration
  • Your business must be at least one year old
  • Your business must be generating at least $25k/annum in revenues
  • You must be dedicating at least part of your time (.5 FTE) to your business

We focus on three tracks of active learning

Goal Setting and Strategic Planning

  • Setting OKRs
  • Business Systems
  • Profit First
  • Legal & Accounting Best Practices
  • Prepping for Capital

Sales and Revenue

  • Sales Cycle & Process
  • Pricing and Product Positioning
  • How to Pitch
  • Sales Strategy & Revenue Building

Growth and Finance

  • Planning for Growth
  • Financial Projections
  • Funding your Growth
  • Capital readiness coaching

Amy Jermain

Amy Jermain

Executive Director
September 2020