The Spark* Changemakers Program is a powerful opportunity for passionate Kenyans who are at the early stages of building social businesses and organizations that exist to make a difference for people living in poverty.
You can apply if……..
- You have already launched a social enterprise that is already making a difference in the lives of tens of people living in poverty.
- You want to scale their social enterprise to impact many more people living in poverty.
How will You Benefit?
- Attend The Changemakers Accelerator– An intensive six day live-in workshop in Nairobi where you join a small group of Spark* Changemakers and access world class social entrepreneurship training designed to help you focus your non-profit or business and accelerate the growth of your venture.
- Access The Changmakers Support Network– Beyond the accelerator you receive ongoing training and support from Spark* International and we connect you to experts and professionals who can help you as you launch and grow your non-profit or social business.
- Access Powerful Connections– Spark* is an official pipeline partner with a number of powerful organisations that can help you scale a proven social enterprise including Ashoka, Echoing Green and the Unreasonable Institute as well as impact investors to help you raise capital if you are a social enterprise. We can prepare you for these opportunities and make connections for you.
Important application guidelines:
- The application must be completed by the applicant themselves.
- Remember: If your application is successful, you will be training alongside some exceptional social entrepreneurs. If you put forward an honest and authentic application and are selected, you will do great. If you haven’t, you may quickly find yourself out of your depth!
Application Close:5th November 2014
Read more here and apply. All the Best!!