Startup Garage

The Startup Garage Program  supports the growth and sustainability of startups in southwestern Uganda through; profiling and incubation of innovative startups, helping startups formalize and digitalize their business operations and provision of micro loans, marketing and promotion.

The program targets young people running innovative startups in areas of Agriculture value addition, waste recycling, Art and Craft, Fashion and Design, ICT and light manufacturing.

We help the startups market their products/services on EYIT TV, use AccountantApp to manage financial records, access micro loans from EYIT Startups Financing Initiative (ESFI). They also benefit from trainings, mentorship sessions organized weekly, monthly and quarterly at EYIT hub.

Success Stories: Startups that have Benefited from the program

Featuring startups that have used and benefited from the program. With details of how we have helped them to achieve their goals.
StartupsCategoriesFounder's GenderServices/Products
Elsmat conservation technologies LtdValue addition on waste
MaleCharcoal briquettes
Interlocking blocksachieve their goals.MaleInterlocking blocks
Apiro bees productsValue addition in AgricultureMaleHoney products
Bethel fresh yoghurtValue addition in AgricultureFemaleFresh yoghurt
Decent cushionsArt and CraftFemaleCar and bed cushions
Canine safarisValue addition in Agriculture Male Tour and Travels
Pikreate crafts Art and CraftFemale Crafts
Kevin crafts Art and Craft FemaleCrafts
Greven crochets Fashion and designMale Crafts
Hasten wines Value addition in AgricultureMalePine apple wines AVA Ltd
Beetroot YoghurtKima Investments and general cleaners MaleRoofing Tiles
Kakoba women entrepreneurs (u) ltdValue addition in AgricultureFemaleWine and crafts
Trinity garageValue addition on wasteFemaleSaucepans
Foldable worktopsWood worksMaleFoldable chairs
BEP agro-processing LtdValue addition in AgricultureMalePassion fruit wine
GasuArt and CraftFemaleCrafts
Alson craftsArt and CraftFemaleCrafts
Teopista craftsArt and CraftFemaleCrafts
Patience African bagsFashion and designFemale Hand bags

Are you a startup looking to take your business to the next level? Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity – enroll in the 2023 cohort between March and April and start benefiting from this program today! Sign up below.


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