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Transforming your Vision into Results

Strategic Planning, Grants, Mentoring and Project Management

Since 2010, we at The Community Entrepreneur have been supporting entrepreneurial community-minded organisations and businesses, as well as the people in them, to get to where they want to be, and make an impact.

Through our services we motivate and support innovators to step up, think outside the box, and change the world, community by community.

Whether you are starting out, or ready for the next level, this website contains advice and resources to assist you on your journey. 

How we do this

At The Community Entrepreneur, we help forward-thinking organisations and people to make community dreams come true by providing services that help:

The Community Entrepreneur - Programs and Services

Strategic and Business Planning

Everything starts with an idea that then becomes a plan. Our services range from a DIY Strategic Planning Tool kit to partnership development and done with/for you services, so that you can confidently plan and implement strategies to increase your level of success, and help your organsiation get to where it wants to be.

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Grants and Tenders

Are you looking for a training program, coaching or simply wanting somebody to write grants and tender submissions for you? Check out these resources that we have developed to suit your needs, as well as free your time to get on with jobs you enjoy doing and avoid the stress of putting applications together. Better still visit our Grant Writing Help Desk (

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Training and Mentoring

Explore our face-to-face, online and downloadable resources and events that will give you the skills required to manage your organisation and projects, as and how you learn best. This is also where you will find our Entrepreneurial Thinking Mentoring Program that we have designed to sharpen your focus, hone your skills and create clarity around your mindset.

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Project Management and Facilitation

We have done-for-you services to support you through consultation, collaboration and change, which keep you, your team and community partners focused on the desired result. We can train your team in project planning and management or facilitate the project for you. Get started by downloading our Project Planning app to capture your genius idea and putting your ideas on paper (or screen). Find out more below.

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Beyond Networking

Because we work with both businesses and not for profits, we have a unique insight how each sector works. We apply the best of both worlds, transferring business skills into community groups and now supporting businesses with community development principles. Beyond Networking is a program for businesses to better understand and apply community building concepts to grow.

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The Community Entrepreneur FREE Resource Library

Project Management

This guide will explore seven principles of planning and keeping your project under control even when the going gets tough


This if for you, if you are planning a business partnership venture of any kind and want a tool to assess if you and your partner(s) are compatible.

Entrepreneurial Thinking

Discover the ingredients of a successful entrepreneurial community organisation

Project Planning App now available

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Check out our Blogs

Grants don’t grow on trees

Where do grants come from? Do you care? You would if this knowledge were to help you write a convincing…

Grants are not the only way!

When I get approached by a business looking for a grant, I ask questions and listen.  I listen for the…

Responsible grant writingWhy should your project get funded?

Looking for money to take your projects to the next level, or to improve life for the homeless, or to…


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