Entrepreneurial skills building

In this module, we support entrepreneurs in four areas—ffinancial, marketing and commercial, production, and administrative—in order to promote the organisationzation and sustainability of their businesses.

Entrepreneurial support plan

This plan is designed to support entrepreneurs in their implementation of actions to improve their businesses, resolve their main business doubts and concerns, and identify tailor-made solutions that generate significant improvements in the operation of their productive units.

 

Enrolment is online, advice is personalized and provided on-site or online by business advisors.

Entrepreneurial support plan

Voy de la Mano

This initiative supports business organization and growth accompanied under the guidance of expert mentors, for people who have completed the Yarú training program and who are part of the Graduates’ Club.

 
 
To gain access, we evaluate the potential of the business and the profile of the entrepreneur to access specialized mentoring, to enable the business’ organization and rapid and efficient progress.

Prerequisites

  • Having fully completed the Yarú: comprehensive circuit for women entrepreneurs training course – on-site.
  • To have been nominated by the business advisor supporting the user’s process during the Yarú program.
  • Have time available for the intensity of the program (4 months) and the initiative to complete the proposed activities.
  • To have a business that, based on a diagnosis, is identified as having potential and projection.

Voy de la Mano

Seed Capital
An Investment with Purpose

Seed Capital: An Investment with Purpose, is an initiative designed to boost business growth through the design and implementation of an investment plan that is submitted to the assessment committee for validation.

 

The initiative includes: selection process, training, support, advice, and application for seed capital and monitoring of business growth performance indicators.

 

As the requirements vary, they are newly presented every time the initiative is launched.

Seed Capital
An Investment with Purpose

Commercial connections

The commercial connections initiative offers the opportunity to connect entrepreneurs with collaborative environments that allow the commercial exchange, not only of goods and services, but also of experiences that help to strengthen businesses such as consulting; workshops; individual conferences with suppliers; and commercial spaces with local, national and international markets.

Prerequisites

  • To have completed the Yarú training process.
  • To have successfully completed the corporate consolidation process.
  • To comply with the legal requirements demanded by the commercial connection process.

Commercial connections

Reactivation Plan: Recover, Rethink, Reconnect

This is a transitory assistance plan, created in the framework of the social and economic emergency triggered by COVID-19, in accordance with the Foundation’s experience and strategic commitment.

The plan is designed to benefit subsistence entrepreneurs in Valle del Cauca affected by the crisis in order to help them reactivate their businesses and recover their income.

Reactivation Plan: Recover, Rethink, Reconnect