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'Grow Your Business' Programme - East London

Our ‘Grow Your Business’ Programme is exclusive to local and small businesses operating in, or creating opportunities in East London. Our focus is on helping to increase business growth and create employment for local people. We provide 3 months of specialist support and the tools to help your local business thrive and grow.

We typically run three programmes a year, with varying delivery dates – so keep an eye on our news and social media for applications.

Apply now FAQ Meet the 2020-2021 cohort

The Offer

3 months of dedicated support

Workshops to fit around your schedule

Peer-to-peer support

1:1 Mentoring

Specialist advice

Completely free

Community focus

We support the growth of small businesses in hyper-localised boroughs of East London. By helping to create more opportunity and employment locally, we hope to encourage a thriving community. So far we have brought the ‘Grow Your Business’ Programme to Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham and Waltham Forest.

Who are we looking for?

Anyone running a business locally in East London (particularly in Hackney or Waltham Forest) that wants to grow.

Ambitious entrepreneurs who are looking to increase revenue and gain more customers.

Open to all types of businesses; you could be running a café, a corner shop, a local garage, florist or photography business!

Businesses in the community – we're looking for locally established products, services and teams!

Sound like you?

  • Applications are open, apply before 7 February 2022.
  • Programme due to start early March 2022
  • This programme runs from East London
  • Sessions will be delivered as much as possible from East London, subject to distancing restrictions and supplemented by online delivery and mentoring

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Still have questions?

Get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.

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