A 12 month program to help you build the skills, plans, connections, + resources to succeed
Launch Sto-Rox, a program from New Sun Rising, seeks businesses and community projects to apply for 12 months of development support. Ideal candidates will share their early stage business or project ideas, have values aligned with the Sto-Rox community’s priorities for development, and demonstrate a personal and professional commitment to their work.
The 10 applicants who are selected to participate in the Launch Sto-Rox program will receive guidance to strengthen their plan, training to build their leadership, get connected with peer and professional networks, and be prepared to access funding with a diverse team of experts. Applications are now closed.
What to expect over the 12-month program
- Monthly Learning Workshops with peer leaders
- One-on-One Mentoring to build your plan and manage growth
- Vibrancy Fund Loans (up to $3,000 at 0% interest)
- Fundraising Assistance (grants, loans, crowdfunding, investment)
- Professional Services (legal, accounting, branding, marketing, web dev)
- Measured Outcomes to share your success
- Events, Press, and end of year Showcase directly engage customers and community
- Pay it Forward program provides flexible tuition repayment based upon your success