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Mayor Bowser presents the Every Opportunity to Rise podcast. This weekly series will connect District residents to DC government programs and resources using the voice of real Washingtonians.

Mayor Muriel Bowser Presents: Every Opportunity to Rise Mayor Muriel Bowser

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Mayor Bowser presents the Every Opportunity to Rise podcast. This weekly series will connect District residents to DC government programs and resources using the voice of real Washingtonians.

    The legacy of small businesses in the Black community

    The legacy of small businesses in the Black community

    What does legacy mean to you? In episode 4 of the Every Opportunity to Rise Podcast, the Department of Small and Local Business Development Director Whitfield highlights what it means to develop generational wealth and build a legacy with Stacey Lee (Lee's Flowers DC) and Luc Brami (Gelberg Signs). 

    • 16 min
    From side hustle to main hustle

    From side hustle to main hustle

    In episode 3 of the Every Opportunity to Rise Podcast, DSLBD Director Whitfield and Shea Yeleen CEO Rashama Wright, highlight the tools available to help turn your side hustle to your main hustle.

    #MadeInDC

    • 18 min
    Small Biz., Big Gov. : Accessing capital for your small business.

    Small Biz., Big Gov. : Accessing capital for your small business.

    Accessing funds for your small business can be difficult, but did you know that the Department of Small and Local Business Development helps entrepreneurs leverage capital through grants and loans? In episode 2, Director Whitfield highlights how you can access capital to keep your business running.

    • 14 min
    How do I start my business in the District?

    How do I start my business in the District?

    In season 2 of Mayor Bowser's Every Opportunity to Rise podcast, the Department of Small and Local Business Development Director, Kirsti Whitfield, joins local business owners to highlight the steps needed to get your business off the ground.

    • 16 min
    DC has the tools to help you call DC home!

    DC has the tools to help you call DC home!

    Season 1 of the Every Opportunity to Rise podcast is all about homeownership in the District!



    In the final episode, DHCD Director Donaldson lets residents know: we have the tools to help you call DC home.



    Need answers to your housing questions?

    Visit: dhcd.dc.gov

    • 10 min
    The benefits of home ownership in the District

    The benefits of home ownership in the District

    In episode 3 of the Every Opportunity to Rise podcast, DC homeowner Robyn shares the benefits of homeownership in the District and how her community helped her through the process.

    • 18 min

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Farnan 1 ,

Great way to engage the community

Great opportunity to learn more about our local leaders’ priorities. Listen, learn & take charge of your opportunity! #DCHope