FranchisingWorks License Fund Goes Live

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Date: 
01.10.2012
Source: 
Shaftesbury

Earlier this year, Big Society Capital announced that the FranchisingWorks Licence Fund would be one of the very first investees. Earlier this year, the Licence Fund was announced as one of the very first investees of Big Society Capital. We are pleased to say that our £1.2 million Licence Fund is now live, making the funds available to applicants.

FranchisingWorks turns job seekers into job creators by supporting unemployed individuals to start their own businesses using the franchise model. This provides franchisees with everything that they need to launch their new business and start working for themselves.

Nick O’Donohoe, CEO at Big Society Capital said “Big Society Capital are pleased to be supporting such an innovative program that will help to address the critical issue of long term unemployment.”

 

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