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Business Sparks

Delivered by Reviving the Heart of the West End (RHWE Limited)


This practical and fun youth enterprise programme is run in partnership with Solar Learning CiC.  We are currently funded by Make Your Mark to deliver this programme in the Benwell and Scotswood area, but we have a variety of enterprise packages available for schools, colleges and community groups who are outside of the ward.

We offer 16-24 year olds an exciting package of support, which allows them to Explore an enterprising idea, Experience all aspects of enterprise from marketing to finance, and finally to put their Enterprising idea into practice.

  • 1:1 advice and guidance
  • business planning workshops
  • themed seminars led by local business owners
  • free office space
  • business mentors
  • the chance to apply for an enterprise award
  • test trading opportunities
  • Celebaration event to celebrate your success
  • Opportunity to gain a Level 2 award in Enterprise Skills and Employability