Entrepreneurs Wanted

Offering Access to Capital and Community Support

Business Training  |  Micro-loans  |  Mentors  |  Networking

Businessmen interacting at meeting in office

Business Training

8 classes of 3 hours each

Microloan application


$500-$2,500 each



An assigned mentor from the business community

Businessmen having conversation in office


Network with other entrepreneurs and business owners

Interested? Learn If You Qualify

Interested? Learn If you Qualify for LaunchRaleigh

Our Mission

We support and develop entrepreneurs and small businesses in under-resourced communities in Temple TX, by providing access to business loans, business development services, and networking opportunities.

Please apply  for our next class.  

Application Open 02/12/2024
Deadline to Apply 04/05/2024
Classes Begin 05/14/2024

Our Story

Launch Temple is part of the LaunchMyCity family of programs, modeled after LaunchDETROIT and LaunchRALEIGH.  We strive to develop successful local entrepreneurs by expanding access to comprehensive business training, and financial and business resources.

LaunchMyCity is supported by Rotary, a community service and global humanitarian organization located in over 200 countries.

Our Partners

Our network of local and national partners provides a broad network of support and resources for our entrepreneurs.


  Rotary Club of Temple-South                           Rotary Club of Temple

Temple College - BC - Temple College Temple Hutto Taylor

Information Sessions

Learn More At Our Upcoming Information Sessions

Info Session #2

Saturday, February 18 @ Noon

Info Session #3

Tuesday, February 21 @ 6:00pm

Class Schedule

Learn More At Our Upcoming Information Sessions

April 11- June 13


6 – 8:30 p.m.

Instructional Services Center (ISC), Temple College

Ready to Join?

We're looking to partner with current small business owners who would benefit from the combination of business and financial resources that we provide. Entrepreneurs with great new business ideas will also be considered.

Become A Mentor

Having a successful mentor relationship can play a critical role in the future success of our students, and can be extremely fulfilling for the mentor. Learn more about the role and mentorship opportunity.