It starts here

The popular Tholoana Enterprise Programme is a partnership with SAB Foundation; we invest in entrepreneurs over a 18-month period – with a particular emphasis on women, youth, people in rural areas and entrepreneurs with a disability – who show the potential and commitment to grow a business and create jobs.


rural and peri-urban business

SMEs across 10 intakes


annual growth in SME turnover

Create a positive impact on our environment

What is it?

The Tholoana Enterprise Programme, which is run in partnership with the SAB Foundation, is an 18-month programme for high-potential businesses with the desire to succeed.


The journey includes a core programme of five practical and inspiring business skills workshops, ongoing mentoring, plus access to a range of growth support that is individually tailored to the business owner’s needs.


The SAB Foundation Tholoana Enterprise Programme aims to build resilient, sustainable businesses by giving them the tools to succeed, create jobs and contribute meaningfully to the South African economy.

Our Programme Partners

By partnering with innovative companies and organisations that share our vision, we’ve been able to multiply our impact.