Project Description

GriffinWorx, in partnership with ALIGHT, is transforming the way Livelihoods is trained in refugee environments. Our hyper-local and inclusive 2019 / 2020 Alight StartUp Cup supported over 750 unique refugee businesses in 5 settlements to build Self-Funded, sustainable businesses through competing in one of 10 – Five Week Business Building Acceleration Flights.

  • 5-Refugee Settlements in Uganda organized a 2020 Alight StartUp Cup
  • 265 hyper-local (volunteer) mentors were trained and certified on the GriffinWorx mentor methodology
  • 1,950 unique Business Builders received coaching and mentoring during the Alight StartUp Cup
  • 6,430 individual coaching session took place during the 2020 Alight StartUp Cup
  • Average revenue e increase over 5 weeks acceleration is 2,544,545 Uganda Shillings