We welcome you to become a part of this amazing Frederick Community by supporting our non-profit programs
Help local start-ups and entrepreneurs reach a new level of success in their business
We Are Looking for Partners!
These are the ways you can get involved:
Networking Partnership Engage with entrepreneurs
- Build your brand awareness within FITCI community
- Join our extensive business network and convenient networking events
- Connect to the entrepreneurs in your industry
Do you have expertise in starting up a business?
Time and willingness to help new entrepreneurs launch their business dreams? Become a part of the support system for the start-ups @ FITCI – we could use your help!
Donate and encourage an entrepreneur!
Your financial support will help us provide even better services for our local entrepreneurs seeking office space, labs and entrepreneurial support.Thank you for supporting us in our mission of encouraging innovation and accelerating development of business in Frederick County.Donate Now
Becoming a FITCI Client
Join our FITCI family
Business incubators drastically reduce the risk of small business failures by providing entrepreneurs with the tools necessary to create a solid business foundation. Fill out the application and start your FITCI journey today!
Accelerating Your Business
Do you need advice in starting up a business?
Entrepreneurs involved in The Edge Community Accelerator Program will receive access to weekly in-person classes, mentorship from business leaders throughout the community, focus groups, and an online portal with additional educational resources....
Testing Your Idea
You have a business idea? Test it with FITCI!
This training module, So You Think You Have an Idea, is inspired by Steve Blanks Udacity course, How to Build a Startup. Here you will learn the customer development process, how to leverage lean startup and design thinking methods, and solve problems.Test Your Idea!
With your donation we will send a note of our support to the entrepreneurs in FITCI and publish a thank you on social media and in our media section on the website.