Igniting the spirit of Entrepreneurship

Moving South Africa forward.

Igniting the spirit of Entrepreneurship

Moving South Africa forward.

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MANDATE

To lead and coordinate an integrated approach to the promotion and development of entrepreneurship, small businesses and co-operatives, and ensure an enabling legislative and policy environment to support their growth and sustainability.

VISION

A radically transformed economy through integrated and effective enterprise development and entrepreneurship promotion.

MISSION

The coordination, integration and mobilisation of efforts and resources towards the creation of an enabling environment for the growth and sustainability of small businesses and co-operatives.

SHETRADES GUIDEBOOK

This guide to raising funds from ITC SheTrades covers nine topics, from understanding financial needs to managing negotiations with capital providers as well as the post-financing phase. It aims to enable women-owned businesses and women entrepreneurs to develop a better understanding of their financing landscape, how to assess their financial needs, the process of identifying the right financial institutions and of how to recognize financial instruments based on their business needs. 

 

guidebook-shetradesWho should read and use this guide?

This guide is aimed at all women-owned businesses/women entrepreneurs, business support organizations, incubators and accelerators that would like to enhance their knowledge of how best to approach capital providers and understand what SMEs need to keep in mind when looking to raise funds.

>> SheTrades Invest: Raising Funds for Your Business – SheTrades Guidebook.