In 2018, the Foundation announced its Entrepreneurship Initiative, a global commitment to advance entrepreneurship and all the benefits that it brings. Through our signature programs, we aim to strengthen inclusive, equitable entrepreneurial ecosystems that are both locally customized and globally connected. Our goal is to recognize talent, offer unlimited growth opportunities and reward hard work.
At Cedigo, we have a proud tradition of serving our communities. Through the Cedigo Connects program and targeted grant making, the Foundation supports organizations dedicated to improving the lives and livelihoods of our fellow global citizens.
The Lauchpad program provides content and expertise to communities program provides content and expertise that interested in entrepreneurship and support from idea to growth stage through a variety of campus-based regional and national activities. Since inception, the program has launched over 10,000 ventures that combined have raised over $100 million.
Cedigo connects is a global program, that provides Cedigo employees with the opportunity to make a difference through community service, projects, mentoring and non-profit board service. We also strengthen our community by investing both financial and intellectual capital. we achieve this through employee-driven service and learning board service oppoptunities.Our objectives is to make a meaningful difference in the communities we serve….
The Inclusive Entrepreneurship Challenge was launched in USA in 2018 to provide underserved entrepreneurs in that city greater access to resources and opportunities for growth by investing in the incubators and accelerators that specifically serve them. Through the program, we have funded and supported the work with outstanding organizations that work with women, and diverse young people, with an eye towards regional and national impact, the Cedigo Charitable Foundation makes targeted grants to non-profit organizations that positively impact the communities