Investec Beyond Business Programme
The Investec Beyond Business programme supports social enterprises in Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Newham to start-up and grow.
The programme provides training and support to help emerging social enterprises develop their business idea.
Support covers topics including:
- Business planning.
- Sales and marketing.
- Financial planning.
- Taking on staff.
- IT for startups.
- Pro bono legal help.
Shortlisted applicants are invited to pitch their business ideas to a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style panel. Successful applicants are provided with up to £20,000 of investment funding, as well as membership of the Investec Beyond Business programme.
Hackney Co-operative Developments
Hackney Co-operative Developments provides support, training and workspace.
Boosting Community Business London
Pilot programme supporting London-based community enterprises