Casa Bonita’s innovative and award winning Co-retail Program, facilitates economic empowerment for migrant women and emerging businesses through a series of mentoring and business coaching workshops
The power of the program is in its practicality of applying learned business skills in a culturally, inclusive and safe environment, while engaging with other participants and building business networks
This program has been tailor made for migrant women to learn about the opportunities that the Australian retail, wholesale and corporate gifts sector has to offer
Through this program previous participants have achieved financial independence, created thriving businesses, funded their own physical retail stores and have become economic and social leaders
16 April 2024 - In person workshop at Maribyrnong Community Centre
23 April 2024 - Online Learning Table
30 April 2024 - In person workshop at Maribyrnong Community Centre
7 May 2024 - In person workshop at Maribyrnong Community Centre
14 May 2024 - Online Learning Table
Co-retail Program Outcomes:
A strategy to scale sales and a network of wholesale stockists
Improve business skills required in different sales channels: retail, wholesale, e-commerce
Practice English language skills in a business and educational environment
Engage with a socially conscious network and community of private and public organisations
Receive exposure and promotion
Co-retail Program investment:
$1500 per participant
6 months group mentoring business coaching and practice. One group mentoring session per month
Thank you to our sponsors, the course could be accessed via Maribyrnong Community Centre (MCC) at $125 + GST per person
Email email@example.com to be added to the waiting list and purchase directly with MCC, or or purchase here to secure your place.
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
Product, artists and service based businesses wanting to do
Market validation of your current product range
Develop a product/service/workshop
Scale your product business into wholesale
Build a strong business community
WHO SHOULD NOT APPLY?
Businesses only focused on sales.
We are a socio economical program and the main purpose is to support the participants to reach a sustainable income. This is an inclusive and diverse program for women who require support to adapt their products and services to the Australian market and that may include personal and professional development before achieving the sales goals