Start Your Own Business

MassREAP Entrepreneurial Training for Refugees and Asylees

Massachusetts Refugee Enterprise Achievement Program (MassREAP) offers FREE business training:

  • Learn three primary aspects of running a small business: marketing, operations, and finance.

  • Assess your skills, interests, business experience and financial needs.

  • Complete marketing research and create a business plan.

  • Practice your English!

Program requirements:

  • Strong desire to start a business in Massachusetts

  • Basic computer skills

  • Adequate English skills

  • Refugee or Asylee status

  • Not a US Citizen

Contact Rita Ausiejus at (617) 399-3308 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.