Developing local entrepreneurs that can transform Delaware communities, revitalize neighborhoods and uplift families.

Upcoming Sessions

Fall 2023
Application Deadline: 7/19/23
Class Dates: 8/28/23 – 11/16/23

Spring 2024
Application Deadline: 11/27/24
Class Dates: 1/8/24 – 3/21/24

Launcher is ready to help individuals who have the passion to bring their dreams to fruition by starting/expanding their business.

The successful participant should:

  • Have a focused business idea

  • Be willing to spend time outside of class researching and writing business plan​

  • Have the desire to invest in their ideas

  • Live or plan to set-up business in Launcher neighborhoods

The Launcher program is currently serving Delaware’s communities in Wilmington’s West Side, Dover, Claymont, Bellefonte and Edgemoor & Georgetown.  If your community is interested in hosting a Launcher program location, please contact Launcher for more details!

Our English classes are currently available in 4 locations throughout New Castle & Kent County, including our specialty Culinary class dedicated to our food industry entrepreneurs.  


Cornerstone West


Neighborgood Partners


Kingswood Community Ctr.


Kitchen Collective

Our Spanish classes are currently available in
2 locations, Wilmington & Georgetown. We will
be  expanding our Latinx reach throughout the
state in 2024. 


Cornerstone West


La Plaza

Coming in 2024