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P o Box 199, Jinja-UgandaBukaya-Nyenga Rd, Plot 1Jinja, East Africa256UG
An entrepreneur outreach program empowers isolated women in communities with business skills individually or in a small local group
Sustain Micro Enterprise works with vulnerable women who run and depend on small businesses everyday. Through our microfinance and business training program, the women receive small loans and business skills to further their businesses. The small businesses include retail shops, grocery, bakery, farming, second hand clothes, barber shops, fresh foods, brick making among others.
The Business Mentor/Advisor plays a very instrumental role in this program to ensure the sustainability of the women small businesses as he/she offers one to one mentorship.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES FOR VOLUNTEER:
Providing day to day advise to women on how to profitably run their businesses
Empower women to make good and sustainable business decisions
Carry out business assessment and recommend small loans for the women
Carry out business visits to offer on business support and advise
Work with women to design cash flows for their small businesses
Offer timely response arising within the woman's business
Help identify any challenges in the woman's business limiting full performance and profitability
Build positive relationship with the women being mentored
Help women to better organize their small businesses
Empower women to follow business principles as they run their businesses
Be part of the women’s businesses everyday
Match small loans with the women small businesses
Thank you very much for your passion to volunteer with us!