*FULLY BOOKED* Kick Start - be the engine of change in your community - January 2020
Are you ready to kick start enterprising changes in your community? Do you have an idea for a new project, social enterprise or community business and need help to get it off the ground?
If so, Kick Start could be just what you need. It will help you to:
- Research the demand for and potential of your idea
- Decide what sort of structure or model is right to make it happen
- Plan how to finance the work you want to do
- Develop your business plan, marketing and systems
- Map out your next steps and where to get further support
- The course is free to eligible organisations.
When is it?
2 daytime sessions (9.30am - 4.30pm) in Bristol: 15 & 22 January 2020.
Who can apply?
Individuals who are considering starting a social enterprise business and/or community group.
Founders / managers of very early stage social enterprises (< 6 months old).
We will consider up to three applicants from one organisation or group.
What are we looking for?
Startup support is designed for individuals/groups taking action to address a problem or issue in their community.
We are particularly keen to support individuals, groups and communities that may have been overlooked or struggled to get support in the past, such as those in disadvantaged neighbourhoods and from equalities groups.
Voscur can support individuals and groups planning to work in Bristol.
What past attendees have said:
“Absolutely essential for a grass-roots project!”
“Very supportive and informative. I feel very excited. A big boost to my confidence that I really needed.”
“Excellent trainer – inspiring and confidence building.”
Please apply for future courses in 2020 (dates to be confirmed) using the online application form