Grant funding for green projects and more business news from Horsham District Council

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Business support and advice

From Horsham District Council

Grant funding for green projects

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If you have a project aimed at reducing the carbon footprint of your small business, the Low Carbon Across the South East (LoCASE) scheme could help

LoCASE provides businesses with a grant (that doesn’t have to be paid back) of up to £10,000 and is delivered for Clean Growth UK members through our South East Hub, the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform.

Find out more

UK Harvest how it works

 

Donate your surplus food

9.5 million tonnes of food goes to waste in the UK every year, contributing to 25 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions. Join UK Harvest in their mission to eliminate hunger and food waste whilst offsetting your Co2 emissions.

You can fight this waste and help your community by donating your surplus food. You'll provide much-needed food relief to those who need it most.

Donate food

Horsham District Business Guide

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The Horsham District Business Guide is jam-packed with information for businesses across the local area, as well as those looking to relocate to the District.

It includes a business directory, economic characteristics of the area, details of Horsham District Council services,  commercial property agents and business networking opportunities.

If you know someone who is considering setting up a business in Horsham District or relocating to the area, please forward them this email.

Read the guide

Enterprise National and Vodafone training programme

 

Develop your digital skills

Enterprise Nation are partnering with Vodafone Business to equip 100,000 small businesses with the digital skills they need to take their operations to the next level.

The free training programme – delivered exclusively online, and consisting of workshops, webinars and e-learning modules – will empower businesses to kickstart digital change, adopt new technology, and stay safe online.

Find out more

Looking to start or grow a business? We're here to help

Start Up Local

Are you thinking about starting your own business or turning your hobby into something you can grow?

There's a lot of information out there and we have put together links to some of the best advice and training resources. Visit our Start Up Local page using the button below.

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Webinars

Planning, Managing & Growing My Business

16, 23 and 30 June 10am-2pm

Organised by The Business Hothouse, this programme will drive your business forward and give it best chance of success, whilst also providing a space for you to meet other business owners. The course will be delivered over 3 days, in 4-hour sessions:

  • Wed 16 June 2021, 10am-2pm
  • Wed 23 June 2021, 10am-2pm
  • Wed 30 June 2021, 10am-2pm

Book your space

 

Grants for Growth – Applying for Invest4 Funding

1 July 10am-12pm

This webinar is to help business to understand Invest4 Grant Fund criteria and process. You will find out what projects or parts of the project are eligible for funding. After the webinar, 1-2-1 follow ups are available, where you can discuss specific projects and advisors can offer guidance on applications. 

Book your space

 

Elevate your digital business

11 June 11am

Learn the tricks of the trade from Facebook's very own expert trainers in this free webinar. You will learn how to establish your presence on Facebook and Instagram, share updates about your business and communicate with your customers directly. Organised by Small Business Britain.

Book your space

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