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Apply for the 2022 ICCC Southern California program:

ICCC is excited to return to Southern California for the 13th time in 2022, thanks to our lead sponsor, Kaiser Permanente! Southern California is home to 687 ICCC alumni, and since their participation they have averaged 81% growth in revenue and raised $203M in capital.

The ICCC Southern California program will be offered virtually in 2021, with the Opening Seminar Series taking place the mornings of Tuesday, August 2nd and Thursday, August 4th.

Learn more about the ICCC program by checking out our Program Overview Video here. For questions regarding the 2022 Southern California Cohort, reach out directly to Indhira Taveras, Lead Program Coordinator, at or 617-238-3030.


“I wasn’t sure what to expect, however, I was happily surprised with the knowledge I received both from speakers and fellow attendees.”

Yogurtland Moreno Valley, 2020 ICCC Inland Empire Participant


2022 Southern California Timeline

  • Kick-Off Event: Tuesday, April 19th
  • Nomination Deadline: Friday, May 27th
  • Application Deadline: Friday, July 8th
  • ICCC Southern California Virtual Opening Seminar (2-day series): The mornings of Tuesday, August 2nd and Thursday, August 4th


Apply for the 2022 Southern California Cohort

Are you a business owner from Southern California looking to pivot your business and to gain insights to help your business survive, recover and grow? If so, apply to participate in ICCC today! The application deadline is Friday, July 8th.

Once you submit your application, you will be prompted to schedule a phone interview with ICCC. For questions about the application process, contact David Canizalez at or 617-238-3058.


Become a Nominator for the 2022 Southern California

As a Nominator with ICCC, we would work together to identify and nominate businesses in your network to participate in ICCC.

We’ve created the 2022 Southern California Nominator Toolkit which includes our Nominator Process Packet, sample language to promote the program, and other tools to best assist you through the nomination process. It outlines the various ways you can get involved as a nominator, the nomination and application timelines, best practices, and FAQs.

You can nominate business owners using our online Nomination Form, or by uploading your nominations to the ICCC Nomination Template and emailing it to by Friday, May 27th.

For questions about the nomination process, contact Indhira Taveras at or 617-238-3030.


Become a Collaborator with the 2022 Southern California Cohort

As a Collaborator with ICCC, we would work together to promote and provide resources to the larger small business ecosystem by hosting webinars, volunteering as coaches for ICCC, and participating in various panel discussions.

If you’re interested in serving as a Collaborator, please schedule a call to speak with Indhira Taveras here.


“This was very informative and I look forward to the next session. I loved the opportunity to network and share ideas.”

Eagle Specialties, 2020 ICCC Inland Empire Participant


Resources for Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19

We’ve created the Small Business Resource Center, which hosts a wide range of national and local resources aimed at supporting small businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. You can find local California resources here.


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