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A newly developed fund that helps create entrepreneurial responses to global poverty.
Tearfund's Enterprise Program 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 towards Tearfund's Enterprise Program provides training, seed funding and opportunities for entrepreneurs in developing countries to build viable businesses that have a positive social impact.
“Without Tearfund Australia it’s hard to imagine we would have got to the point where we are today. Tearfund 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 Tearfund 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 Tearfund Australia only.
Funding from the Tearfund Enterprise Program is granted to early stage social enterprises, who often face challenges accessing traditional financing models.
Other criteria in development that
includes the team capability and
scalability of the concept.
Tearfund 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.
Stage: Viable business with scalable plans & Impact