FORWARD·INC is an Amsterdam-based, internationally operating organization devoted to helping newcomers pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.
At FORWARD·INC we believe in the incredible talent of people with a refugee background, their value to society and their potential to build bridges across communities.
FORWARD·INC’s programs assist aspiring entrepreneurs with everything from concept development and becoming pitch-ready to implementing marketing strategies and scaling their businesses.
FORWARD·INC’s network of experts, investors, students, and coaches from various industries serve as a bridge between both business and societal cultures.
The needs of newcomers looking to start their own business vary – at Forward·Inc we’re able to guide, advise, and provide them with the necessary resources every step of the way.
MOHAMMED AL FAKEE
Founder: Green Wheel
Creating more reliable, efficient and eco-friendly irrigation solutions for East African and Middle Eastern agriculture companies.
RAHAF AL LYMONI
A tasty beverage made from up-cycling date seeds that promotes a healthy lifestyle.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
“This couple fled a war in Syria, and now have a company that makes “date coffee”.”
“Roua from Syria and Mohammed from Sudan – both had to feel from their homeland. Forward·Inc has helped them secure their future. How? By helping them launch their businesses and become entrepreneurs.”
“What started out as an interest in social entrepreneurship formed into an organisation devoted to helping newcomers in the Netherlands feel empowered to start their own businesses.”
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