FEM-START is the ED-tech solution to closing the funding gap for female entrepreneurs
What is FEM-START
FEM-START is the EDtech solution to close the startup ecosystem’s funding gap for female entrepreneurs. FEM-START removes the obstacles for female entrepreneurs and ensures that their available potential flourishes. FEM-START is different from other training programs. In line with our time’s challenges, the focus is on the platform that delivers training that meets the female entrepreneur’s needs in order of intensity.
Our mission is to support 100.000 startups led by women within 10 years, worldwide.
Helped female entrepreneurs
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How we work
BUILDING A COMMUNITY
Our mentors help you thrive by providing a safe space to build your business. We work with women of all backgrounds, regardless of race and religion. We don’t just want to get you a seat at the table; we want to help you build your own table.
COACHING & CONFIDENCE
Our intensive business training program helps you to build your confidence and develop your communication skills. From pitching to financial management, you’ll learn how to communicate your value effectively to investors, with the help of a personal mentor.
MONEY & MORE
We give you access to venture capital and potential investors.
We provide you with practical resources such as online events and masterclasses, networking opportunities, and help marketing your business.
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