UnLtd, the support charity for Social Entrepreneurs has announced that is “Thrive - Access to Employment Programme” is now open for applications, This is UnLtd’s new social accelerator helping ambitious social ventures to scale.
UnLtd will support over 25 social ventures a year through Thrive. Support will be provided to two groups of social ventures developing solutions in two distinct areas:
- Improving access to employment for those distant from the labour market
- Developing products and services for an ageing society.
The programme will combine six months of intensive support with the opportunity to secure investment of up to £50,000 for the social venture, either through UnLtd or their partners. This gives applicants the chance to grow their business, and ultimately deliver greater social impact.
The closing date for applications is the 31st January 2020.