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A newly developed fund that helps create entrepreneurial responses to global poverty.
TEAR Australia’s Enterprise Fund allocates your tax-deductible gifts to help build, grow and scale viable enterprises that help people take steps out of poverty.
“Our people must learn to devote themselves to doing what is good, in order to provide for urgent needs and not live unproductive lives.”
– Titus 3:14
Your donation to TEAR’s Enterprise Fund provides training, seed funding and opportunities for entrepreneurs in developing countries to build viables businesses that have a positive social impact.
“Without TEAR Australia it’s hard to imagine we would have got to the point where we are today. TEAR Australia has helped us turn a nice idea into a business model on the cusp of changing the lives of many people facing poverty, and providing quality care for a growing middle class in India.” – Eddie Mall, GladRose
Funds are used to help TEAR partners to learn, explore and build for-profit enterprise models that create positive social impact in local communities.
Design Lab: Participation will be limited to existing partners of TEAR Australia only.
Funding from the TEAR Enterprise Program is granted to early stage social enterprises, who often face challenges accessing traditional financing models.
Grant or Investment size: ~ $50,000 Stage: Seed and Early stage.
Other criteria in development that includes the team capability and scalability of the concept.
TEAR helps facilitate investment in scalable viable business to grow social impact.
Provides direct investment opportunity for investors, or packaged investment through TEAR and/or other providers.
Investment size: $50,000 to $500,000 (equity, debt or quasi-equity)
Stage: Viable business with scalable plans & Impact