Silver Lining

African Small Business Growth Strategy

Silver Lining and Kukura Business Accelerator are committed to helping African Small Businesses reach their financial goals.

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You are the soul of your local community, and you drive your economy by creating opportunities for your family and jobs for those who need them. 

The African Small Business Growth Strategy has a singular focus: to give you the structure, support, and access that you deserve so that you can accomplish your goals and live your dreams!

What You Get

The African Small Business Growth Strategy is designed to give you the structure and support you need to reach your financial goals.

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You will go through a 3-hour guided process to help you think about your values and priorities and set a time budget. You will then evaluate
and define key strategic elements of your business, including your What, Who, and Scale. Next, you will enter your expenses, revenue,
pricing, and revenue breakdown and ensure you have the best financial plan for your business as well as 12 months of sales goals. Finally,
you will build a detailed 12-month business development plan to ensure you have a detailed strategy for connecting with new clients to hit
your sales goals.

Once your SLAP™ is built, you will get comprehensive support for the next 12 months to ensure you implement your plan and hit your goals!
Behavior change science says that if you wrap the right kind of structure and support around yourself and fully take advantage of our 360
degree approach, your chances of success dramatically increase. With SLAP™, you get access to everything behavior chance says you
need in order to hit your financial goals which includes coaching, accountability, training, templates, tools, community and much more!

Once you qualify for SLAPcapital based on your behavior, get access to an unsecured loan based on SLAP™ behavior – not credit score,
collateral, or any other traditional finance metric that prohibits many business owners from marginalized backgrounds from accessing

Small Business Owners Like You

Received the structure and support they need to set and hit their goals

Our Partners

Zimbabwe Tourism Authority
ZTA has a mandate of developing, managing, promoting and marketing Zimbabwe as a tourist destination in both the local and international markets.


BancABC provides Atlas Mara with a multi-country, multi-product platform in high growth markets in Southern Africa.

First Capital Bank

With a solid track record of financial strength and stability FMBcapital Holdings plc aims to be a leading provider of financial services in the region.

This program is for SMBs who:

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