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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
Tequasia Watts

Hot Variety | Stone Mountain, GA   “When I originally started out, I had little knowledge about business. I knew what I wanted

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Fanayajo Oluwasegun

Leach | Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, NG “Sky's the Limit is a blessing and I wanna scream this out loud.”

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Anthony Erdenetuguldur

Play Duo | Fremont, CA   “Sky’s the Limit has immensely helped me, especially around finding mentors who can support critical needs

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Dier Kombo

HL Sportswear| Raleigh, NC “Dier is an incredibly talented and hard working entrepreneur. He's on an exponential learning curve

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Kay Mabin

Poedik Muze, Inc| Los Angeles, CA   “It was nice to get an objective viewpoint on my ideas and how to take my overall goal and

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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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