Breaking News: Philly & Friends Soars to New Heights with F100 Growth Fund Win! 🚀

LONDON, ENGLAND – 25th, January 2024 – We are celebrating a major milestone: Philly & Friends secured funding from the prestigious Black Equity Organisation (BEO) F100 Growth Fund accelerator in collaboration with Sky!

This isn't just any grant, folks. The F100 Growth Fund is a highly competitive program that selects and supports promising Black-owned businesses with the potential for significant growth.

The journey wasn't easy. Over 12 weeks, we poured our hearts and souls into developing our businesses through hands-on masterclasses. Last month, we pitched our innovative business to the funding panel, vying for a chance to take our venture to the next level. And guess what? We did it!

This funding is more than just a financial boost. The BEO F100 Growth Fund accelerator provided invaluable mentorship and guidance, connecting us with experienced industry professionals and investors who helped refine our business model and sharpen our vision. It's like having a team of expert cheerleaders and strategists in your corner, propelling you forward with invaluable advice and support.

2024 is shaping up to be an incredible year for Philly & Friends, and this is just the beginning. We're brimming with exciting plans and can't wait to share them soon. Stay tuned for updates that will leave you buzzing!

A huge shout-out of gratitude goes to:

  • David Carrigan and Timi Okuwa, the powerhouse duo behind the BEO F100 Growth Fund. Thank you for recognising our potential and believing in our dreams!
  • The entire team at Black Equity Organisation and Sky, for creating this phenomenal platform for Black-owned businesses to thrive. You're making a real difference in our community!
  • Our incredible fellow F100 Growth Fund participants: Annibox, Mama Dolce, Yumchop Foods, ScribePay, Télle Moi, NEUE Water, Imagine Me Stories, Just Once, The Fashion Blueprint, Wakuda and Gusto Snacks. We're all in this together, and your drive inspires us!

Let's celebrate this victory and the endless possibilities that lie ahead! Philly & Friends is ready to take flight, and we're inviting you to join us on this incredible journey.

#F100GrowthFund #blackbusinessowner #sky #startup

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