Stellenbosch Entrepreneur and Enterprise Development (SEED) is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to entrepreneurial development, business growth in our communities, and making a positive contribution to the forward motion of South African economy.
SEED operates as a partner project of the Greater Stellenbosch Development Trust, which was formed in 2002, with SEED being registered as an independent project in 2010. We have assisted over 750 entrepreneurs with various business resource support services that include business training and mentoring, business plan assistance, directives towards funding and start-up capital, and establishing and feasibility studies of business.
The SEED program has developed a structure that enables the development of micro and emerging enterprises from disadvantaged communities around Stellenbosch. SEED’s program is client focused, aiming to address the unique growth needs of each entrepreneur. SEED then facilitates appropriate development interventions such as:
- Fundamental business skills training for emerging entrepreneurs
- More advanced business skills training for innovative entrepreneurs
- Mentoring support services that guide from business start-up to business success
- Sourcing sponsored professional services; equipment and capital to enable capacity building
Phone: +27 (0)21 889 8774
Fax: +27 (0)86 515 7874
Mailing address: PostNet Suite #280, Private Bag x5061, Stellenbosch, South Africa 7599
Physical address: 118A Masithandane Street, Khayamandi, Stellenbosch, South Africa 7600