It’s that time of year when everything gets going again… but when you run your own business the thought of MORE work can be daunting. If you’re in need of motivation, why not come down to our workspace inside Pop Brixton, meet like-minded folk and find out about our Memberships? We’re here to help entrepreneurs, freelancers and small businesses feel more connected and motivated, and less alone! What are you waiting for?
Featured Member: Ndulge
Our member and Host Jacalyn runs Ndulge, which creates luxurious skincare remedies, fusing organic and naturally active driven ingredients.
Three of Ndulge’s products are on special offer while stocks last – grab them while you can!
Handmade Natural Organic Skincare Remedies
Events at Impact Brixton
Make It Your Business Brixton
4 September, 6.30-8.30pm | £15 (Free for MIYB Members)
Do you dream of starting your own business but need a helping hand, perhaps you already have a business but feel stuck and not sure how to move forward, or maybe you are a successful entrepreneur willing to help other women achieve their goal. Whatever end of the business spectrum you’re at, Make It Your Business is for you! Tickets include lifetime membership to MIYB and access to their monthly newsletter full of business tips and advice, mentoring opportunities and networking socials held regularly across the UK.
Open Project Night
Every Monday Night (except Bank Holidays), 6.30pm | FREE (& Dinner Provided)
Whether or not you are a member, Monday night is your chance to access our space, meet new partners and become part of our local peer network. It’s open to everyone and there is food! Take part in the discussions online and/or organise your own meet-up, talk or workshop here.
Black Culture Pop-Up Market
28 & 29 September 11am-5pm | FREE
An indoor market showcasing entrepreneurs from across the African and Caribbean diaspora. Products include food, clothing, stationery, books, jewellery, hair and beauty. Come along to support new business and discover local talent.
If you would like to trade at the market, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiries. You must include a link to your website/products on application. Please apply if you have a product business that celebrates African and Caribbean culture.Please note not all applications will be successful. Please DO NOT call the venue – no telephone enquiries will be accepted.
Members’ Lunch Club
Fridays, 1pm (Members only)
Enjoy a yummy lunch while getting to know your co-workers. Open to all members including Connect. Not a member yet? Sign up here.
Members’ Tea & Cake – Wednesdays, 4pm
Also open to Connect Members, who pay just £29.99 per month for access to all of our events and networks!
Curious about Impact Brixton Membership? Click here to find out more.
Got a skill to share or need a great space for your own event?
Check out our space hire options online, or contact us to discuss your idea!
External Events & Opportunities
#IntegrateConversation: VCSE Income Growth
17 September, 10am – 3pm | FREE
We Are 336, 336 Brixton Road, SW9 7AA
Up-skill your fundraising expertise and learn about bidding techniques and hacks to create compelling bids that funders are looking for.
Tech Club: Cyber Security for Individuals
24 September, 6.30-9pm | Donation
Tripod, Lambeth Town Hall, 1 Brixton Hill, SW2 1RW
Monthly event with presentation, tech clinic & networking. Drinks and snacks included in the pay-what-you-can ticket.
23 November, 10am – 5pm | £299
Hosted by Monday PM host Selina Charmaine, this 6-hour workshop allows you to get your website project up and running across the course of a weekend. Learn everything you need to know, to quickly launch your website and get your project up.
This workshop has been developed to help you get ahead and stay ahead of your competition by teaching you:
7 Steps To Consider Before Starting Your Website Project, Intro To WordPress, Themes, Media Library, Pages, Posts, Custom Post Types, Menus & Plugins, Sidebars & Widgets, Legal, Google Analytics & SEO, Social Media.
Alliance for Inclusive Education seeks part-time Communications Officer – Brixton based
The Alliance for Inclusive Education (ALLFIE) campaigns for disabled children and young people and those with SEN to be in mainstream education, rather than segregated into special schools, colleges or apprenticeship schemes.
The Communications Officer will manage the charity’s print and digital communications, working 16 hours per week.
Find out more.
Funding Focus: London City Airport Community Fund
Deadline 25 Oct
Grants of up to £3000 to support local charities and organisations that represent communities in Barking & Dagenham, Bexley, Epping Forest District Council, Greenwich, Hackney, Havering, Newham, Lambeth, Lewisham, Redbridge, Southwark, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest.
* Building stronger, safer and healthier communities
* Creating more sustainable and greener communities
* Raising aspirations of East Londoners
* Creating pathways into employment
Click here for more information