NEW ROOTS

New Roots is a mentoring and peer-to-peer programme for local people from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background interested in entrepreneurship.

Access the resources, networks, and expertise needed to transform your ideas into thriving enterprises and careers.

New Roots is part of the Empower by GoDaddy program, the company’s social impact initiative that equips entrepreneurs in underserved communities with the training, tools and resources that they need to be successful. Started in the U.S. in 2017, Empower by GoDaddy has now formed partnerships across 43 cities in the U.S. and Europe to empower entrepreneurs everywhere and make opportunity more inclusive for all.

OUR IMPACT

Impact Report 2021

 

We are delighted to share with you New Roots’ Impact Report! Find out about the inspiring ways in which this programme has supported refugees and people from migrant communities achieve their professional goals.

WHO ARE WE SUPPORTING?

To join the 2021 cohort, applicants must be:

 

✔️ From a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background

✔️ Based in the London Boroughs of Camden or Islington

✔️ Interested in developing a business idea

Ellon from Ninsii.com

PROGRAMME BENEFITS

Mentoring

The 1-1 mentoring supports participants to develop their business idea. These sessions help to identify and pursue medium to long-term professional goals, as well as overcoming challenges.

Monthly Training

Our capacity-building workshops give participants the foundation to start a business and develop skills. Topics range from defining mission and values, writing a business plan, financial planning, marketing, and more.

Peer Learning

Participants have the opportunity to share their experience with the cohort and learn from each other. We also offer a free Hub30 membership, which gives access to our local and global community of social entrepreneurs.

JOIN THE PROGRAMME

Applications are currently closed for this programme.

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Ready to transform your idea into a thriving business? Apply to the 2021 New Roots programme.

Deadline: Wednesday, 30 June

MEET THE COHORTS

Ellon from Ninsii.com

This programme supported a cohort of Black, Asian and minority ethnic entrepreneurs.

This pilot programme supported a cohort of entrepreneurial refugees and non-EU migrants.

TALK TO US

Do you want to know more about the programme? Feel free to get in touch with our team.

Samira Gomes

Programmes Manager

[email protected]

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