Hunkpati Entrepreneur Assistance and Training (HEAT)
The Hunkpati Entrepreneur Assistance and Training (HEAT) program offers our business loan clients customized assistance and training that prepares them for a successful launch and continuing operations of a reservation-based business. Hunkpati Investment’s goal is to provide the resources for tribal members to develop their ideas into successful business strategies. HEAT provides extensive training to improve the individual entrepreneur’s likelihood of success.
Indianpreneurship: A Native American Journey into Business
Indianpreneurship is a unique business course that represents the challenges, experiences, and opportunities for Native American entrepreneurs. This twelve-session series helps entrepreneurs develop a business plan and navigate the many potential struggles they might face such as tax preparation, hiring staff, and finding legal counsel. Find out when our next Indianpreneurship class is scheduled.
Business Training Seminars
In addition to the Indianpreneurship class, Hunkpati offers seminars to help local business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs augment their skills and continue to grow their business. The business training seminars cover relevant topics, such as how to use QuickBooks, to meet the various needs of entrepreneurs in our community. In addition to providing an opportunity for professional development, these seminars also create a strong support network for business owners to tap into. Find out when our next business training seminar is scheduled.
Hunkpati Investments also offers individualized assistance to Crow Creek residents looking to start a business or build assets. By providing one-on-one assistance, the Hunkpati staff is able to help entrepreneurs build their business projections, do market research, and prepare for financing. Hunkpati Investments has an open door policy not only for entrepreneurs, but also the entire community. We encourage community members to stop by our office to so that we can discuss how our programs and services work.