Angels + Syrian Refugee Entrepreneurs Workshop (Part 1)
March 1, 2019
In partnership with Jumpstart, the Angels + Syrian Refugee Entrepreneurs Program is a unique joint program aimed to empower and support refugee entrepreneurs. Angels will have the opportunity to provide their mentorship and expertise to entrepreneurs by being part of our workshops and contributing to resources.
This pilot program will run for Syrian Refugees from January – April 2019. It will be open to all refugee entrepreneurs after the pilot phase.
This program will involve:
Two half days of training sessions by industry experts and Angel investors. Participants will learn about validating a business idea, writing a business plan, building a team and strong advisory network, and how to raise capital from grants, financing or angel investing
Support by the Jumpstart Team with business pitch preparation
Five entrepreneurs will be selected to pitch their business or idea to a panel of Angel investors