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Talent is everywhere. Opportunity is not.

Opportunity
  • 91% of venture backed startup founders have male founders. In fact, the typical founding team is all male, all white, university educated, and residing in Silicon Valley.

  • 11 Million+ aspiring underrepresented entrepreneurs say they want to start businesses but lack the role-models and know-how. Meanwhile, 10 Million+ business professionals want skills-based volunteering opportunities.

Our Solution

Our Solution

Entrepreneurs with more social support are 5X more likely to launch, grow, and stay in business.

We connect volunteer business professionals with underrepresented entrepreneurs for virtual, one-on-one mentorship. Entrepreneurs also get access to free, members-only events, business templates, and funding opportunities.

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Who we serve

Nearly 40,000 underrepresented entrepreneurs have requested help for businesses in all industries, including fashion, food, beauty, health and wellness, consulting, and more!

Our Community

Our Community

70% identify as women
60% identify as Black
90% report low income
80% identify as people of color

We also serve young entrepreneurs who are formerly incarcerated, formerly in foster care, immigrants, veterans, LGBTQ+, and other groups statistically underrepresented in entrepreneurship.

Industry breakdown of businesses on Sky’s the Limit.

Industry breakdown of businesses on Sky’s the Limit.

80% Pre-launch
20% Launched

Success Stories

Success Stories
Kerry Miller

Custom Eyes by Kerry | West Bend, WI   “Sky’s the Limit has helped me with business tools and support. I have more to learn yet and

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Joshua Funches

National Youth Bike Council | Philadelphia, PA   “Sky’s the Limit works. The access to connections and the way the program is set up

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Aaron Robles

Founders Spark | Fort Wayne, IN   In his first year, Aaron got grant money from Sky’s the Limit, and now Founders Spark is having a

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Noel McKenzie

Represented Foundation | New York, NY   Working with Sky’s the Limit and talking with several mentors, Noel had thought partners as

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Ifechukwude Arah

N.W.A.D | College Park, MD   With Sky’s the Limit, Ifechukwude has been able to formalize her business plans and achieve milestones

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Andrew Floreza

HELPING FOOD TRUCK | Food Service | Denver, CO   “Hardest thing I’ve ever done and I couldn’t have done it without Sky’s the

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