How can you help?

 If you are passionate about helping small business owners succeed, and you have relevant knowledge to share with them as a subject matter expert or as an experienced business owner, we’d love for you to join our team of volunteers! BOI clients are local small businesses looking for added resources to help grow their business or business skill set.

Get Involved

Guest Speaker

Speak about your journey and share insights to inspire local entrepreneurs.

Time commitment:  1-2 hours per speaking engagement

Pro Bono Expert

Help businesses tackle specific challenges with your expertise.

  • Marketing
  • Legal
  • Accounting
  • Insurance
  • Banking
  • Etc.

Time commitment:  Min 1 hour training + 1-2 hours per month

Workshop Creator

If you have significant experience and skills in a particular business topic, and want to help teach others what you know, click here.

Time commitment:  3-6 hours per training

Client Mentor

Our mentors are defined as “wise and trusted teachers” who give their time and talents to form lasting relationships with their mentee.

Time commitment:  Min 1 hour training + Max 2-3 hours per month (dependent on mentor/mentee availability)

Become a Mentor

For more information or to discuss your interest in volunteering, please contact Sarah MacInnis at 317-319-8736 email smacinnis@businessownership.org.

Looking for a Mentor?

If you own a small business and are looking for a mentor, please fill out the form by clicking the button below.

Sign up for a mentor