Now in its sixth year, the Women’s Micro Business Incubator will teach 10 financially excluded and marginalised women from the Liverpool area how to start their own business.
Since 2013, the Micro-Business Incubator initiated by Sydney Women’s Fund and run by Liverpool Neighbourhood Connections, has supported 55 women and launched 16 small businesses with more in the pipeline.
Graduates receive a $500 start-up grant and mentoring in the 10 week program and beyond.
Offering a range of products and services, women can grow their business selling online and through markets. Participants can also sell their products at the LNC run social enterprise, ‘The Rising Collective’ boutique in the main street of Liverpool.
FUNDING TARGET $11,000
- $2,700 secures a professional business instructor for 60 hours
- $500 will provide one woman’s start-up grant
- $50 will support a woman with resources to participate