Business Incubator

The Jumpstart Incubator provides a full range of services and support designed to bring a business idea to life, or strengthen an existing business – making it successful, sustainable and more resilient to future economic downturns.  To participate in the Incubator, you must be a member of Rock County Jumpstart. Membership is free. Become a member here.

The Rock County Jumpstart incubator integrates free on-demand learning with in-person classes, workshops, one-on-one coaching and other important technical assistance that business owners need to to scale their business. The incubation period varies. For most business owners, it’s 2 years, for others it’s 6 months.  We encourage business owners to choose whatever pace works best for them. 

Incubator participants can choose not to participant in the Accelerator programs.

LinkedIn Learning

We’ve partnered with LinkedIn Learning to create a Small Business Education Learning Path that will strengthen the skills of the business owners we serve. This learning path has 200+ video courses that we provide to our members for free:

  • Business Planning
  • Marketing & Social Media
  • Business Financials
  • QuickBooks Basics
  • Credit Building & Repair
  • Nonprofit Training
  • Technology & Tools

Our Small Business Education Learning Path is available in Spanish. Contact us to learn how you can participate in our incubator:

Schedule one-on-one coaching designed to address your specific needs. Please schedule your free coaching (in-person or via Zoom video) by clicking here.

Contact Us

Rock County Jumpstart

Our Partners

Blackhawk Technical College Madison College Center for Enrtrepreneurship

Alliant EnergyAssociated BankSBDC University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Rock County Jumpstart is a fiscally sponsored project of
Center for Community Stewardship (C4CS), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Rock County Jumpstart
2080 Sutler Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511

Rock County Jumpstart is a business resource for Black and Latino business owners in Rock County, WI.