Bay Area entrepreneurship supports are designed for underserved business owners and to curb persistent unemployment. ICA Fund Good Jobs provides high-quality business consulting services to support the growth of small- and mid-size companies located in high-unemployment areas of the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2017 alone, ICA Fund Good Jobs experienced a job growth rate of 53 percent, creating 436 new jobs. Total jobs under management amounted to 1,254 with an average entry-level hourly wage of $14.03 and an average hourly wage of $22.57. ICA serves 115 companies, 62 percent of which are owned by people of color and women. Total revenue was $99,598,805 and average company revenue was $2,767,751. Nearly two-thirds of the jobs also provided health care and nearly eight in 10 businesses have made a commitment to hiring people with barriers to employment. Learn more.
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