This VISTA will build a pathway to formalize entrepreneurship and generate wealth and self-employment opportunities for families living in Kensington. Design a program that organizes entrepreneurs currently running businesses out of their homes. Create peer-based learning opportunities to help formalize their business, raise money, and open in Kensington. Improve NKCDC’s marketing and tech tools to make it more user friendly for this new audience. This VISTA will increase our capacity to serve these residents through improving our technological infrastructure and marketing strategies. Design a series of new events and workshops that catalyze activity on commercial corridors by providing needed resources such as shared marketing concepts and back-end services.