a thriving 501(c)(3) nonprofit,
builds the entrepreneur ecosystem
with educational programs that nurture
and teach diverse founders how to start
and grow their companies

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Our Programs

70% of the companies that go through our programs raise capital within 12 months of completed mentorship. On average our VCO alumni startups collectively go on to raise $45 million of early stage capital each year.
Our featured programs include: 1) Mentorship & Education Program; 2) College Intern Program; 3) Women Entrepreneurship Program, and 4) Veteran Entrepreneurship Program.
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Educational Seminars

College Intern Program

Women Entrepreneur Program

Veteran Entrepreneur Program

Our Events

The Investors Choice® Conference is the longest running venture capital conference in the country. At this unique “Pitch” event, up to 30 startups will present their business opportunities to local, regional, and national investors.
The WeROC® event targets those who have an interest in investing in women-led companies and women entrepreneurs looking to overcome the hurdles of raising equity for their startups.
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Investors Choice
February 26th 2021

Upcoming Webinars

How to Raise Money: Navigating Due Diligence
Thu, Jan 14, 2021 10:00 AM

Featured Event

VentureCapital.Org launched WeROC® in 2017 to assist women in gaining access to capital. Providing them with startup business education, networking opportunities with active investors, mentoring opportunities, and the tools to succeed in their startups. To date, the program has empowered more than 50 women-owned and operated businesses utilizing a nationwide network of approximately 500 mentors.
Check out this video from WeROC 2020!

Featured Sponsor

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Mentoring in the Cooperative Venturing Network® is an incredible experience being a part of the Cooperative Venturing Network®. Members of the network get to know more entrepreneurs as well as expand their professional network. 
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