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Sunlight x Lionesses of Africa start-up accelerator programme

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We are proud to launch the Sunlight x Lionesses of Africa Start-Up Accelerator.

At Sunlight, we celebrate women entrepreneurs in their pursuit of success. Women who despite facing daily challenges and barriers; keep pushing towards realizing their dreams of owning successful and thriving businesses.

Sunlight has always provided the tools to make the home brighter and to help in lessening the burden of work. Just like the amazing women entrepreneurs we serve; Sunlight believes in giving you more than you expect

Therefore, Sunlight has partnered with Lionesses of Africa to actively support women entrepreneurs in their quest of becoming unstoppable business owners. To help them dismantle the psychological and structural barriers and move their businesses from barely surviving to thriving.

We are proud to launch the Sunlight x Lionesses of Africa Start-Up Accelerator. A free 12 week business and mentorship programme that will empower women entrepreneurs with business tools, business coaching and mentorship experiences and help women advance their businesses.

Through this start-up accelerator programme, women entrepreneurs will have access to a large network of experienced female business owners, professional business coaching and peer to peer network training giving them the solid foundation to grow their business further.

Together with Lionesses of Africa; our mission is to drive large sale change so that Africa’s women entrepreneurs can achieve their start-up dreams

The Start-up Accelerator programme will take on 300 candidates and will be done virtually.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants must have been running business for minimum a year

  • Applicants must be the business owner

  • Applicants must be older than 21 years of age

  • Applicants must be digitally connected with access to internet and data

  • Applicants must be committed to growing the business

  • Applicants must be prepared to make a formal commitment to undertaking and completing the programme

  • Applicants must be committed to learning, and expanding their knowledge and expertise

  • Applicants must have sound knowledge of their business/industry sector

  • Preference given to female-owned and led business

  • Preference given to black-owned business, but all may apply

  • Preference given to South African citizens and permanent residents

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