You can earn grant money — $5,000, $3,000 or $1,000 — plus counseling, advice and support for your business plan.
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57 East Chestnut Street, Washington, PA 15301 • 724.531.6881
IGNITE evolved from the Washington Area Business Incubator (WABI), an idea conceived for the next level of developing and fostering new business formation and growing small businesses and nonprofits.
It was – and continues to be – supported through partnerships with Washington & Jefferson College, the City of Washington, Washington County, and the Observer Reporter Publishing Company.
When you join the Ignite Business Incubator, you become a part of a community, dedicated to engaging and empowering Washington county residents. Whether you are transforming an idea into an enterprise or have an existing business you are looking to revitalize, we invite you to join as a monthly member or daily drop-in. All are welcome!
Monthly memberships starting at $65.00 per month.
IGNITE encourages success through engagement with local professionals and unique business programs and resources.
• Peer-to-peer interaction and learning
• Experienced executives and professionals to help with:
- Business planning
Ideas to Enterprise
• Workshops for entrepreneurs, interns and students
• Business planning and competition
• Speakers and programming
• Access to grant/award resources
In addition to connections, IGNITE provides a collaborative environment designed for entrepreneurs and businesses to work and share ideas.
Flexible Office Space
• Lease opportunities
• Flexible membership opportunities (no long-term commitments)
• Daily facility access
• Private offices
• Co-working spaces
• Conference rooms
• Administrative services
• Mailboxes and mailing address
• Strong WiFi network
• Printers and copiers
• Secure lockers
57 East Chestnut Street, Washington, PA 15301
Downtown Washington, PA • Adjacent to main campus of Washington & Jefferson College • Convenient to I-70 and I-79
Write a business plan and earn grant money by applying for the Ideas to Enterprise (I2E) Business Planning Competition. The I2E program, part of IGNITE, is building a culture of empowerment, education, connectivity and support by providing grants and expert consultation to new and existing Washington County businesses through a unique business planning competition.
As a part of I2E, you will write a business plan which can result in earning grant money — $5,000, $3,000 or $1,000. Plus counseling, advice and support for your business plan.
Empowerment • Education • Connectivity • Support