K.C. Kye, owner of K-Mama Sauce

Whether you’re just getting started or are ready to take your established business to a new level, find the right resources for your next step.

Lunar Startups


Lunar Startups is creating equitable entrepreneurial ecosystems by providing education, support, and connectivity to leaders who identify as Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC), women, LGBTQ and are founding high-impact ventures with the goal of building community wealth and developing entrepreneurial capabilities.


  • Hennepin County
  • Minnesota
  • Advisors and Consultants
  • Cohort Learning and Networking
  • Business & Strategic Planning
  • Disadvantaged businesses
  • Women
  • Nonprofit sector
  • Startup businesses (0 employees)
  • Second stage businesses (10+ employees)
  • Early growth businesses (1-9 employees)

Why is this service free?

To make it easier for businesses to find the right resources in one place, Elevate HennepinSM lists free resources funded by trusted partners, including The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, the City of Minneapolis, and other Hennepin County cities and partners.

Languages spoken

  • English