Are you offering solutions to an aging society or improving access to employment opportunities to the hardest to reach people? Then Thrive can help you scale.
Thrive, our accelerator, gives you access to a consultant and bespoke support for six months to help your venture to scale.
Our work is based on four years of experience with the Big Venture Challenge. It provided business support, powerful connections and match funding to 120 social entrepreneurs seeking to scale their venture and create a sustainable impact. Collectively they raised £4.4 million in grants and investments worth £8.6 million.
We use our specialist support to scale social ventures of all sizes, all legal forms and in all markets. Typically, they share the following:
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“If you are worried about it being another thing that hooks you up with 25 mentors, that’s not what is going to happen. It’s a really targeted programme, that gives you expert advice and will make sure you do things that will really improve the efficiency of your business.”
“We worked with this great venture manager who guided us through the whole process of getting our finances right, our forecasting right, our budgeting right. Through that we raised investment which helped us move into new premises”
“In developing our Theory of Change, it’s helped us to really hone our ability to raise money… and say, this is what we do, this is how we evaluate it and this is how we measure its impact.”
We host a series of events throughout the UK each year. From classes and conferences, seminars and workshops to networking events and training sessions.
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