Join us for the Final Pitch Event on July 16th!
What is City SAIL?
City SAIL is a FREE nine-week program that is designed to help build and scale small businesses, with a focus on both economic and social impact! Through meaningful workshops, lectures, and mentorships, organizations are able to test and validate their business models as well as expand and pitch their businesses to strengthen the economy of San Diego.
May 7th: Business Model Validation
May 21st: Defining Sustainability
June 4th: Financial Modeling
June 11th: Communicating Impact
June 18th: Professional Pitch Training
July 16th: Final Pitch Event
As an economic development and social impact initiative, City SAIL is focused on:
Local Businesses & Entrepreneurs
Economic & Workforce Development
Low Income Areas Across San Diego
Interested in serving as a Lead Mentor or Subject Matter Expert?
As a mentor, you help organizations by offering expertise in a variety of areas including:
Human Resources and Organizational Development
This project is funded in whole or in part with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the City of San Diego.
Additional City SAIL support is generously provided by Qualcomm Inc. and Cox Communications.