The program connects, trains, and support 20 young women as social entrepreneurs in Ghana to come up with sustainable, high impact and scalable social innovations via a 12 month incubation & training.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
Despite the emphasis on the importance of social ventures across Ghana, women in this sector lack a widely shared challenges of capacity building, lack of strategy, good management, self confidence, role models, funding, lower education, negative perception of the society of non profits, challenges of working women which inhibit women social entrepreneurs to profit, flourish and have positive impacts in community developments through their social ventures via workshops and incubation program.
How will this project solve this problem?
The program provides a 12 month intensive training, workspace, mentorship, apprenticeship team and opportunities to funding and business plan for the brightest 20 ideas to improve lives in Ghana.
Potential Long Term Impact
Our long-term goal is to advance a culture of social entrepreneurship whereby women lead innovative grassroots change, sustained by their own community and activities. Each year,six social ventures would be launched in Ghana.
This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.