Creative Entrepreneurs in Soweto

As part of its Youth in Business Projects, the Foundation implemented its entrepreneurial development programme for youth, many of whom are operating businesses on a part-time basis. The training programme was designed for the development of sustainable businesses in the creative sector.

Funding:   National Lotteries
Location:   Ifa Lethu Creative Hands Incubator (Soweto)
Partnerships:   Kungawo Development, Mafolo Arts Centre
Deliverables:  
  • Business/Financial management training was provided (10 workshops) for 10 youth from Soweto
  • 10 Business plans were created
  • Mentoring of 10 trainees commenced and continues for 6 months
  • Prizes will be awarded to the business which proves sustainability