Surviving in a Recession

It’s no news that the Nigerian economy is now in another round of recession, second time in the last 5 years and surviving is the first thing that every business owner is focused on right now. Competition is always there, so offering VALUE to the customers is something that will make you survive. Only the […]

10 Businesses get Asset Support in the 2020 Batch Two SeedInvest Grant

Batch two applications for the 2020 SeedInvest Grant opened on June 15 and ran for two weeks (June 15 – 30, 2020). Voting for video pitches ended July 1. Forty-two (42) businesses met the requirements, and their video pitches were reposted on our Instagram handle. Twenty (20) of these forty-two (42) businesses were later shortlisted […]

7 Entrepreneurs Win the Foundation’s 2020 Batch One SeedInvest Grant

Batch one applications for the 2020 SeedInvest Grant ran from February 2 – 19, 2020. We had thirty-three (33) applications in all, and twelve (12) of them made it to the review session shortlist. The review session took place at WorkStation, Maryland, Lagos,  on February 29, 2020. Of the ten (10) businesses that attended the […]

17 Grantees Selected for the 2019 Batch B SeedInvest Grant

On the 1st of June 2019, the foundation opened the application portal for the second cycle of the SeedInvest Project Grant for 2019. Call for applications were shared on the foundation’s social media profiles and applicants were directed to visit the website to apply. The application window was open for two weeks, June 1st – […]

The 2019 Batch 1 SeedInvest Project Grantees

The SeedInvest Project is an initiative of ‘BiodunandIbikunle Foundation aimed at supporting micro and small businesses in Nigeria and Ghana. The Project works by identifying businesses and providing them with seed investment in form of equipment and tools needed for their business. The first application cycle of the SeedInvest Project was opened on the 1st […]