The HerMeNow Foundation was initiated by a woman entrepreneur who believes in women empowerment through social entrepreneurship.
The 2022 HerMeNow Accelerator, funded by the Stardust Concept ESG and Impact Division and implemented in partnership with Bloom, will bring training support to up to 30 women-led social enterprises in MENA+Africa in the initial phase and technical, financial, and mentorship support to 10 women-led social enterprises in the accelerator phase.
The Accelerator program was launched through an open house series on Wednesday, July 27 at 4:00 pm (Beirut time), which was held over Zoom and included four sessions:
o Tools to Fuel Your Personal & Startup Growth
o Finding Your Purpose
o Funding for Social Impact
o Good Ideas Lead to Big Impact
Ms. Corine Kiame, Chief Investment Officer at IM Fndng, and LLWB representative, took part in the session “Funding for Social Impact” and talked about financing, fundraising and the constraints female entrepreneurs face when funding their social businesses.