NationSync Incubator Initiative

Do you have an innovative idea to help solve a complex problem in the community?  Is your nonprofit or social minded business less than one year old?  Do you desire funding to establish this project?  Then NationSync Incubator is designed for you! This social enterprise incubator project is a pilot initiative to help startup social enterprises take root in the community and the marketplace.  The goal of this project is to offer your organization the tools it needs to solve challenges and impact the community.

**This initiative is coming to the Acres Homes Community January 2018!**

Program Benefits

  1. Comprehensive training to help you JumpStart your social enterprise project
  2. Mentoring resources to give you one on one technical assistance
  3. Insight on community needs and market research
  4. A co-working space to meet your clients
  5. Designated phone line answered by a live receptionist
  6. Access to capital and grants
  7. The ability to participate in Social Enterprise “Think Tanks”

The Process

  1. Complete an orientation
  2. Complete an application
  3. Meet with a Mentor to establish a training plan
  4. Enroll to gain access to Social Enterprise Incubator benefits
  5. Implement your project in one of our designated communities

YOUNG SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY

The Youth Social Entrepreneurship Academy is a twelve session program that matches youth with mentors and peers to develop dynamic business ideas that lead to solving social issues.  Throughout the course students will participate in project-based learning activities that lead to developing social enterprise businesses that each student designs.

Program Benefits

  1. Youth are inspired to serve social issues
  2. Youth learn how to gain financial stability while caring for their communities
  3. Youth gain financial and business skills
  4. Youth develop critical thinking skills

The Process

  1. Complete an orientation
  2. Complete and application during the open enrollment period
  3. Complete training sessions
  4. Launch mock businesses
  5. Implement your project in one of our designated communities.

**WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AT THIS TIME.  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR MAILING LIST TO LEARN ABOUT OUR UPCOMING ENROLLMENT**

Business Management Career Pathway Initiative

This initiative provides low-income and at-risk individuals opportunities to enter into business management careers.  Program participants will be offered on the job training, soft skills development, and post-secondary education.  If you reside in the Acres Homes area and are interested in participating please email us for more information.

Program Benefits

  1. Full-time On the Job Training
  2. Gain financial and business management skills
  3. Free High school or College Education
  4. Resume building and mock interview skills

The Process

If you are within are near the Acres Homes, Texas community contact us at info@nationsync.org for more information.

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