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The Somo Project

Org #53161
Vetted since 2018
2014
year founded
$25,564
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
4
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Somo is an incubator that works with impact entrepreneurs from low-income urban communities. We provide them with the training, mentorship, capital and market access they need to succeed. Our program includes: A rigorous 12-week Entrepreneurship Bootcamp; Long-term advisory relationships with local and remote business leaders; Early-stage grants; Later-stage growth capital in the form of loans; Market access assistance; Networking and growth partnership opportunities. Our entrepreneurs come from underserved areas and are building businesses that bring positive change to their communities. We measure our success not only by the number of entrepreneurs we train and graduate, but also ... read more

Projects (5)

Project Leaders
Amelia Phillips
Amelia Phillips
Team
Amelia H Phillips
Organization Information
92 Morningside Avenue #7E
#7
New York, NY 10027
United States
9145489819
Organization Information
92 Morningside Avenue #7E
#7
New York, NY 10027
United States
9145489819

Project Reports

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Mar 31, 2021
Update from Jason on Somo Mombasa
We have made our first investments in Mombasa and graduated our 2nd cohort of trainees! Our 3rd cohort is going to start this May, with 40 trainees it will be our biggest cohort yet. We will provide...
Nov 25, 2020
Learning with Digisomo
Hello GG community, We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy as you read through this update. 2020 has been a very challenging year for all of us, but it has also highlighted how the...
Sep 1, 2020
Learning and Livelihoods update!
Hi Somo and Metis Community! Thank you to those who donated to support Learning and Livelihoods during COVID-19! Below is an update on what we achieved. We reached 2,082 vulnerable families with the...
 
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