Hello My name is Rasool Crawford, Sr. I am a business owner and I am looking to grown. My background, I am a graduate of Delaware State University with a degree in Criminal Justice/Sociology. I worked as a federal police officer and detective for 7 years. I then to an administration position with the District of Columbia Public School System. It was always a goal of mind to own my own business so I took the opportunity to do so. My company is named Katalyst Safety Defense Services. We offer a number of services and products. We offer drug testing, background checks, First Aid/CPR training, in home safety defense consulting and firearms training. We also sale a number of safety defense products from stun guns, pepper sprays, hidden cameras, firearms etc. I am interested in growing my business to having a facility were I can host the services I currently have and add additional services such as self defense classes, yoga, personal training and more complete wellness center based on a safety aspect. I am a very big advocate for women safety and I would like to (not solely focus on women but) focus on keeping the women in my community safe no matter what situation they are in. I would like to secure a grant or number of grants that will equal between $100,000 to $300,000.