Scadding Court Community Centre
  • Phone :

    416.392.0335

  • Address :

    707 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M5T 2W6

  • Email :

    scccinfo@scaddingcourt.org

Women’s Entrepreneurship Hub

 

*** PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and social distancing measures, this program has been modified for virtual format. Please email Nora at nora@scaddingcourt.org for details.

 

The Women’s Entrepreneurship Hub (WE-Hub) is an entrepreneurship hub program for low-income, self-identifying women who want to learn about the foundations of entrepreneurship, the local entrepreneurship eco-system, and how to start a business on their own terms.

 

This program is proudly offered in partnership with Ryerson University’s Diversity Institute.

 

WE-Hub offers free entrepreneurship training, business mentorship, networking, and idea-testing opportunities as well as wraparound supports including but not limited to; counseling referrals, settlement services, literacy support, transportation (TTC tokens), and childminding.

 

Examples of entrepreneurs/businesses that have completed this program to date:

  • Artists, illustrators, and sculptors
  • Catering, juicing, and other food & beverage businesses
  • travel, marketing, and tax consultants
  • Art workshop facilitators
  • coaches, educators, and social entrepreneurs
  • e-commerce entrepreneurs

 

Participant success stories:

 

 

COHORTS:

WE-Hub Cohort 6: Artists & Creative Entrepreneurs- offered January-March 2020

WE-Hub Cohort 7: All-Sector, Online- July-August 2020

WE-Hub Cohort 8: All Sector, Online- October- November 2020

WE-Hub Cohort 9: Early 2021- details not yet released

 

ANNOUNCEMENT:

Now Recruiting for Cohort 8, to begin online the week of October 19, 2020!

For any questions or concerns please email Nora, WE-Hub Intake Coordinator, at nora@scaddingcourt.org