A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that equips underrepresented individuals in the Greater Austin area with the educational toolset to establish their own businesses. Learn More.

Upcoming Classes and Events

Our entrepreneurial programs provide the training, tools and opportunities that you need to start or grow your small business. Click to learn about our entrepreneurial programs!

Other Services

We strive to be a one-stop shop for your emerging, growth-oriented enterprise. We offer free consulting, loan packaging services and affordable office space. Click for more information!.
"Having EGBI behind me is priceless. It gave me the resources and confidence to start and grow my nail salon. My next step is commercializing my own scrub line."

Donie Torrance

Nails Naturally

"EGBI helped me think more strategically and refocus my efforts. EGBI combined academic exercises and practical applications together so I could use them in my business."

Luis Delgado

The Critical Update Inc.

"All of my life , I’ve been focused on being a good daughter, wife and mother. This business is my opportunity to fully develop and fulfill a different aspect of my life as a woman."

Silvia Cortinas

Fofu.Tx Party