Idea Fab Labs Santa Cruz
Idea Fab Labs, Santa Cruz is a member-driven creation zone for makers of all levels to collaborate, innovate, and build a community. At IFL you can have access to high tech tools and design software, learn new skills through classes and workshops, and collaborate with fellow members on fun and interesting projects.
Our main focus is to help you get the support you need to turn your great idea in to a successful and sustainable business. We will help you develop your business plan and your application for funding. Our business advisers will help you with your marketing plans and financial projections.If you are successful in securing your funding for your small business we will continue to provide you with support in the form of training, workshops, master classes, peer-to-peer networking and one-to-one mentoring. Slingshot has developed an international platform to help match you with an experienced business mentor, both in the short and long term.
The Inspiring Enterprise
The Inspiring Enterprise is taking on huge problems: homelessness, water shortages, sustainability, and the housing crisis. But our solution is simple. Collaboration. We believe that we can influence social and environmental progress by connecting and fostering relationships between experienced mentors and professionals with innovative entrepreneurs. We don’t stop there. We connect the capital too. The Inspiring Enterprise is committed to providing social entrepreneurs with the resources, expertise, and community support they need to succeed. By doing this, we can leverage business practices and models to effectively solve social and environmental issues and scale positive impact.