Zero1 Creations is a marketing and branding business that creates jobs for skilled but unemployed freelancers working as graphic designers, website designers, photographers and software developers. The business is founded by the University of Cape Town students who aim to make a difference in South Africa.
Zero1 Creations has recently been selected as one of the Top 100 Startup Istanbul startups to be part of the program. The business was selected out of 137,783 startup applications from 150+ countries of which only 1% was approved and selected to join the Startup Istanbul program on 18-21 October in Istanbul.
Top 100 startups will meet world class mentors, investors, companies and media in 4 days. Exhibition stand, opportunity to access demo day, mentor hours, workshops, boat tour and even maybe chance to be on the main stage as finalist are for just selected startups. Please donate to help us make a difference.
Zero1 Creations needs help to raise funds to send one of the founders Brian Mulambo to Istanbul to attend the program. The funds will help towards paying for accommodation, traveling expenses and program registration fee. This will help the business get the tools, support and financing it needs to expand so that it can continue creating more jobs and also teaching people graphic design and branding skills. To date the business has managed to create jobs for 23 Freelancers and continues to increase the number.
The funding will cover the following expenses:
R10,000 - Return flight.
R18,000 - Accomodation & Food for 6 days.
R2,000 - Other expenses e.g cab.
Istanbul Program information: https://startupistanbul.com/