A 12 month program to help you build the skills, plans, connections, + resources to succeed
Launch Sto-Rox seeks applicants to a business and community project development program, in partnership with New Sun Rising. Ideal candidates will share their early stage social 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 education and training to strengthen their plan with a diverse team of experts, get connected with peer and professional networks, and be prepared to access funding.
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