Projects

InnovateKasi – A new era of innovative township businesses

InnovateKasi is a whole year programme designed to attract township entrepreneurs and young people into the mainstream economic development.

The InnovateKasi programme will entail

  • Roadshow into different townships where entrepreneurs will pitch their businesses
  • #TOP100 entrepreneurs with innovative businesses will be selected – Innovation in a business is not technological but rather it may be a way of production, systems etc
  • The #TOP100 will be trained and coached – a diagnostic assessment will be made in their business with an aim to unlock potential and opportunities.
  • Experts will be allocated to each entre
  • A bootcamp will be held to fast track these business and match them with potential funders and support agencies.
  • Final winners in each industries will be announced and further prizes awards to the winner.
  • A continuous and mentorship will be given to the entrepreneurs – further exposure to South African and overseas market will be afforded to the entrepreneurs.

The #TOP100 will experience up to R150 000 in training, mentorship, support and other measures.

Apply now for the opportunity.