We're building the infrastructure for Black entrepreneurial success.

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OUR PROCESS

We invest human capital, social capital, and financial capital to help Black founders achieve breakout success.

Start

Develop home-grown talent and attract high-growth Black entrepreneurs to Tulsa.

Scale

Creating financial incentives, funding support, and hiring assistance to grow your business.

Sustain

Business Headquarters Dedicated to Black Entrepreneurs

1

Connect with a Build In Tulsa coach to get you started.

2

Get matched with the right program or accelerator.

3

Join our community for events, programming, & networking

Upcoming Programming

Build skills, network, and capital by signing up for our programming

Coming in 2023
W.E. Build

W.E. (Women Entrepreneurs) Build is a holistic business accelerator that centers Black women entrepreneurs.

Program Details
W.E. Build
December 7th, 2022 at 5:30pm
Female Founders Pitch Competition

Build in Tulsa wants to help you realize your entrepreneurial dreams.

Program Details
Female Founders Pitch Competition
Ongoing
Business Coaching

Get one-on-one coaching with an expert to help put you on a path to develop your business.

Program Details
Business Coaching
Ongoing
Find A Mentor

Designed for early-stage entrepreneurs who want support from seasoned founders and executives.

Program Details
Find A Mentor
Coming Soon
Build Up 3.0

Whether you are starting from the ground up or need a refresher, join us for Build Up, a tech start up school.

Program Details
Build Up 3.0
Nov 1, 2023 5:00 PM
Black Venture Summit

This 3-day summit connects the history of Black Wall Street to the future of Black wealth.

Program Details
Black Venture Summit

Choose your starting point.

Want to become an entrepreneur?

Startup School

Got an idea & need space to build it?

Become a resident

Own a business & don’t know what’s next?

Accelerators

Upcoming events

Digital and physical events that put you in the room you need to be in.

Feb 1, 2023 12:00 PM
W.E. Build Info Session (Virtual)

We're piloting a new business accelerator centering Black women. Come learn more about the program, the benefits, and how to apply.

Event Details
Feb 11, 2023 10:00 AM
CDT
Black History Month: Black Men of Entrepreneurship

Come connect, learn, and collaborate with Black men building businesses.

Event Details
Feb 22, 2023 5:30 PM
CDT
Female Founders Pitch Night

Female Founders take to the stage to pitch their ideas for a cash prize.

Event Details
Feb 25, 2023 10:00 AM
CDT
Black History Month: Wellness Hike

Join your fellow founders for a hike of Tulsa's Turkey Mountain. We're practicing self-care this Black History Month by getting back to nature.

Event Details
Feb 28, 2023 1:00 PM
CDT
Black History Month: Business Coaching

Are you thinking of launching a new business? Come get free business coaching from a Build in Tulsa expert.

Event Details
Coming soon

Funders can be doing more to close the racial wealth gap.

Only 2-3% of funding go to Black entrepreneurs. Black women entrepreneurs are more likely to go into personal debt to grow their businesses.

Our Funding Partners

Local and National Partners

Best-in-class partners supporting entrepreneurs at every level and stage.

Build In Tulsa provides entrepreneurs with a network of accelerators, mentoring, education, networking, and direct financial assistance to build community and strategic partnerships.
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Upcoming Programming

Build skills, network, and capital by signing up for our programming

Coming in 2023
W.E. Build

W.E. (Women Entrepreneurs) Build is a holistic business accelerator that centers Black women entrepreneurs.

Program Details
W.E. Build
December 7th, 2022 at 5:30pm
Female Founders Pitch Competition

Build in Tulsa wants to help you realize your entrepreneurial dreams.

Program Details
Female Founders Pitch Competition
Ongoing
Business Coaching

Get one-on-one coaching with an expert to help put you on a path to develop your business.

Program Details
Business Coaching
Ongoing
Find A Mentor

Designed for early-stage entrepreneurs who want support from seasoned founders and executives.

Program Details
Find A Mentor
Coming Soon
Build Up 3.0

Whether you are starting from the ground up or need a refresher, join us for Build Up, a tech start up school.

Program Details
Build Up 3.0
Nov 1, 2023 5:00 PM
Black Venture Summit

This 3-day summit connects the history of Black Wall Street to the future of Black wealth.

Program Details
Black Venture Summit