JumpStart has closed its physical offices, but rest assured, we are fully operational and working harder than ever to deliver remote resources and assistance to our clients during these challenging times. If you need support, our online application remains active. In the meantime, our online Entrepreneur’s Toolkit is an excellent remote resource filled with information to help you work on your business. If you would like to connect, you can easily reach us via phone, email and social media. We’re online and ready to help.
Many resources have been made available to assist entrepreneurs and small business owners. Please check out our COVID-19 Resource and Assistance Guide to learn more:
We provide valuable services and crucial investment capital to help grow businesses.
Interested in taking your business to the next level? Our Northwest Ohio Impact Program can provide you with the tools.
5 Companies. 12 Weeks. $20,000.
Twice a year, a cohort of five high-potential businesses join the Northwest Ohio Impact Program, an intensive 12-week business assistance program designed to provide focused business advising, industry-specific mentoring and collaborative learning.
Each Impact Program cohort culminates in a demo day-style competition where every participant pitches to a panel of judges for a chance to take home a $10,000 grand prize (all other cohort participants receive $2,500).
JumpStart is open weekdays from 8:30am-5pm in Downtown Toledo at 709 Madison Ave. in the Bell Building.
We offer parking validation for the lot directly to the Northwest of the building at the corner of Madison and N. Ontario (please be sure to bring your parking ticket into the office).