Latin America’s economy is developing rapidly, while the region continues to struggle with issues around inequality and economic mobility that have plagued the region for decades.
Backing LatAm’s Middle Class is an accelerator for startups in Latin America working to improve economic mobility and create pathways to the middle class.
The program will support eight to ten startups focused on improving access to education and job opportunities; expanding access to financial services, or otherwise helping people build wealth.
• Improving access to education and skill-building opportunities.
• Expanding access to financial services, like insurance, employee benefits, or personal finance tools.
• Increasing access to financial health alternatives for unexpected expenses, savings, and economic mobility.
• Must be legally incorporated as a for-profit entity; under $1 million in annual revenue; and less than 5 years old.
Build deep connections with other founders in your cohort and our larger Village Capital investor and alumni network.
Network with mentors ranging from investors to potential strategic partners and customers.
Join interactive sessions tailored to help your company identify early milestones and prepare for your next round of capital.
Work with an investment analyst who will coach you 1:1 on building a financial model, identifying unit economics, and using financial metrics.
Get featured on Village Capital’s program website and other collateral.
Program participants will be offered in-kind support from our benefits partners, including web hosting credits, pro-bono legal support, and more.
July - October
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