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+1.202.355.3929

 

1629 K St NW
Ste. 300
Washington,DC 20006

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info@dcfashionfoundation.org

Primary Contact

Christine Brooks-Cropper
President

DC Fashion Foundation

DC Fashion Foundation is a technical assistance program that helps individuals turn their dreams of fashion design into businesses or creative professionals start-up business.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OFFERED

Business Concept

Start-up feasibility analysis

Business Plan

Business plan development
Business start-up information
Business operations
Business management

Licensing

Small business certifications
Business licensing and registration
DCRA – regulatory

Budget, Financing & Lending

Access to capital
Accounting and financial planning
Booking keeping assistance

Contract and Procurement

Procurement assistance

Marketing

Marketing research
Target Market/Customer Demographics
Sales and marketing
Business development
Website development
Customer service
Social and other web-based media training

Real Estate & Façade

Site location assistance

Staffing and training

Human resources

Financing

Access to capital
Financial forecasting
Cash flow analysis
Grant writing assistance
Great Streets grant assistance

LOCATIONS HELPED

Districtwide

PROGRAMS & SERVICES

Individualized one-on-one business counseling

Training

Creative economy development services

Group events

Commercial revitalization