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Raising Equity General Admission + Consultation

26 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Access to the course, all related tools and resources including our proforma template and pitch deck, one-on-one consulting time with the instructor, and networking with other businesses in the room PLUS 2 hours of additional consulting time.

Raising Equity General Admission

24 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Access to the course, all related tools and resources including our proforma template and pitch deck, one-on-one consulting time with the instructor, and networking with other businesses in the room.

Building a Valuable Food Brand Course

50 minutes of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Edible-Alpha® has paired up with Katie Mleziva of Real Food Brands to bring you a 50-minute course on how to build a valuable food brand. This course uses Katie’s 3 step framework to develop a brand strategy: Define, Align, and Activate. Following these steps and the exercises within the course workbook will help you set your brand apart and fill your consumers’ needs in a way your competitors can’t or won’t.

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MVP Series: Operations & Organizational Planning

6.5 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Learn how to develop a high-performing organization and deliver the best quality at the lowest cost.

MVP Series: Food Safety & GFSI Planning Workshop

6.5 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Learn how to develop an FSMA-compliant food safety plan. Reviewing GFSI certification and offering FaBsafe training.

MVP Series: Sources & Uses of Capital Finance Planning Workshop

6.5 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Learn how to prepare, evaluate, and engage with banks and investors.

Live Training about Raising Capital for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

Getting Your Food Products Online On-Demand Course

1 hour of FREE course content by Edible-Alpha®

Edible-Alpha® Program Manager, Sarah Larson, uses her 15+ years of experience working to sell food to provide this overview on starting or growing your online sales.

13-Week Rolling Cash Flow: Forecasting & Debt On-Demand Course

1 hour of FREE course content by Edible-Alpha®

This on-demand course features FFI Director, Tera Johnson, walking you through how to use the Food Finance Institute's 13-week cash flow template. We are offering this course for free as there is an immediate need for all businesses to manage their cash amid this pandemic.

Raising Equity Consulting Add-On

2 hours of Paid Senior Consulting by Edible-Alpha®

This consulting add-on includes having your existing fundraising materials shared with the instructor for a review, as well as feedback in an initial 1-hour strategy call to discuss the materials and plan next steps. This also includes an additional 30 minute call to check-in with progress on your fundraising plan.

Live Training about Raising Capital for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

Pick Your Own Farm And Retail Store

Pick Your Own Farm With a Retail Store Business Model Optimization Report

12 page Paid report with proforma financials by Edible-Alpha®

This report provides everything you need to successfully launch and finance a profitable pick your own farm with a retail store, including proforma financial statements and best practices in business strategy, business structure, the regulatory environment, sales/marketing, operations and quality assurance, financial benchmarks and capital structure.