Equipping You With the Tools You Need to Reach Your
Equipping. Engaging. Enforcing.
Drawing In, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission to equip our program participants with the knowledge and resources necessary to effectively manage their money, and reach their business and personal financial goals.
We will strive to be an advocate for representation in our local business economy and financial literacy. Our vision is to create a future in which all underserved communities have the entrepreneurial skills, financial literacy and knowledge needed to succeed.
We endeavor to cultivate financial education and understanding through accessible, affordable programs that empower individuals to make positive changes to achieve financial freedom.
The mission of the Drawing In, Inc. is fulfilled by focusing on three major areas:
The first is providing a range of direct hands-on constituent services including but not limited to self enhancement counseling and educational services.
The second is fundamentally directed towards professional development with an emphasis on entrepreneurial business planning and market training.
Mission and Vision Statements
Business basics: entity types and legal structures
Successful starts: State and Federal requirements and filings
Elevator Pitch: Your business concept and what you are communicating to others
Marketing: Brand basics
Dress for success: appropriate attire for work, play and any occasion
Goal setting for your future
Transitioning From Employee to Business Owner: being a responsible business owner
Financial Literacy Courses
This course provides instruction for graduating high school seniors and young adults with the goal of them entering college or the workforce with a financial foundation. We will instruct the participants in the following areas:
Salaries: Fantasy verses Reality
True Costs of Living: Average prices for rent, vehicles, and the necessities of life
Banking Basics: Different types of accounts
Transitioning From Student to Employee: being a responsible young adult
Program Requirements (during open enrollment):
Participants must be a resident of Fulton County
They must be a woman with low to moderately low income
They must express an interest in small business ownership
Participants must be between the ages of 16-24