Date: 7th December 2017
Location: Clough Manor
Time: 8:00am - 10:00am
Theme: Start a business, Business Strategy
Are you a Saddleworth based business? This event is to let Saddleworth based businesses know about the different business support that is available to them. The event will include presentations from:
LEADER Programme: grants for rural businesses in specific areas of Saddleworth, these grants can be allocated to businesses/organisations to carry out projects which; create jobs, help the business to grow and benefit the rural economy
Oldham Enterprise Trust: small grants and loans available for start-ups and existing businesses in Oldham.
Business Growth Hub: How the Business Growth Hub can support your business to grow, and the different services they offer.
Business Finance Solutions (BFS): a short presentation about BFS and the funds that they have available to Saddleworth based businesses.
After the presentations there will be plenty of time for networking and to meet the speakers to discuss in more detail the support available. There will also be a chance to find out about the Parish Council Neighbourhood Plan.
What will attendees learn / take away from the session?
Understanding of different funding streams that businesses located in Saddleworth can access, how to access them, and what wider support is available through the Business Growth Hub.
Please outline who the session is targeted at / who would gain the most benefit
All Saddleworth Businesses.
For eligibility for the LEADER programme your business must be situated within the right postcode. Please see here to check http://www.natureonthemap.naturalengland.org.uk/MagicMap.aspx, click on other administrative boundaries and the Rural Development Fund eligibility for LEADER groups.
Where is it?
Clough Manor Rochdale Road Denshaw OL3 5UE