We build sustainable futures for small-, minority-, and women- owned businesses.

Don’t miss this opportunity! Tuesday, April 23rd   7 – 8:30 PM

Don’t miss this opportunity! Tuesday, April 23rd   7 – 8:30 PM

Join us for our next Virtual Childcare Entrepreneurs Networking and Information Event

Durham Built2Last Innovations Lab is excited to offer our second highly anticipated workshop, where we will delve into the essential topic of “Sustaining and Pivoting Your ChildCare Business.” Explore proven strategies and innovative approaches to ensure the longevity and adaptability of your childcare venture. Gain valuable insights from industry experts, engage in thought-provoking discussions, and discover practical tools to navigate challenges and thrive in an ever-changing landscape. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to elevate your business and secure a prosperous future.


Please RSVP by APRIL 19, 2024.

Facilitator: Yolandra Powell
CEO, Yolandra Powell Enterprises LLC

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 9th 6-7:30 PM

Workshop for Childcare Providers on Digital Literacy

Join us for an immersive workshop that will unlock the power of digital technology and show you how to apply it to your childcare business effectively. This exclusive event is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in the digital age. Discover the innovative tools and strategies that can revolutionize the way you connect with parents, streamline your operations, and enhance the learning experience for the children in your care. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to gain a competitive edge and take your childcare business to new heights. Register now to secure your spot in this workshop and embark on a transformative journey towards success.

Please register before 5/6/2024


All Events

We offer a variety of webinars, seminars, and interactive workshops that bring together professionals from different industries and backgrounds.

What you will experience

Connect with like minded professionals

By joining a community of professionals, you are opening yourself up to new strategies for growth, fresh ideas for innovation, and valuable resources for success.

Knowledge and skills to grow your business

To succeed, stay up to date with algorithms and best practices. Understand keyword research and use analytical tools. Learn link building activities and social media. Master these tactics to stay current with industry trends for success.

Develop meaningful relationships

Build relationships that result in collaborations and strategic partnerships which can take businesses from good to great.

What participants have to say about our events!

Jill Anderson

I just attended this amazing webinar on Home-Based Child Care. It was very informative, with lots of helpful tips and strategies. I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to get their business going!

Glennie Jones

The webinar I attended was simply outstanding! It was extremely informative and gave me actionable strategies to implement right away. The presenter was professional, engaging and really knew their stuff. I would highly recommend this webinar to anyone looking to build their business the right way.


Are you looking for answers to some of the frequently asked questions about our upcoming Built2Last event?

How do I sign up for the event?

You can sign up by clicking any of the “Sign Up” buttons on this page or contact Jessica Nelson at Built2Last. jnelson@built2lastinnovationslab.org

When will the webinar take place?

Tuesday, April 23th 2024
7-8:30 PM.

Is there a cost associated with joining this event?

No. However, registration is required. RSVP for the webinar by April 19th.

Will there be opportunities to ask questions during the webinar?

Not during the webinar. However, there will be an open forum Q&A during the workshop.

Join Us

Tuesday, April 23, 7 PM

For An Unmissable Opportunity to Explore a Special Event by Durham Built2Last!

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411 West Chapel Hill Street
Suite 10
P. O. Box 12886
Durham, NC 27701

Office: (919) 998-9747

Our Overall Mission

Built2Last works to create a more inclusive entrepreneurial and business ecosystem in Durham, with an emphasis on women and underrepresented minorities, and assist individuals in marginalized communities to gain the skills and experience needed to fully participate in economic prosperity.

Durham Built2Last Innovations Lab, Inc. values equity, diversity, and inclusion in all its dimensions. As part of our mission, we welcome all voices to add their perspectives on how we can ensure that our community remains diverse. Our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion strengthens our voice as a community while elevating our ability to eliminate economic disparities.