At RKease Company one of our main priorities is to give back to the community and be an example for future generations. Below are a list of events that our founder, Rashidi, has spoken at to inspire and educate on the subject of entrepreneurship. Also some of the entrepreneurial courses he has participated in as well in order to build his business acumen within the community as well.
Entrepreneurial Courses in Southwestern Ontario and Beyond
TECH ALLIANCE'S ELEVATE ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Tech Alliance, Nokee Kwe, and the Black Entrepreneurship fund were able to come together and create Elevate Entrepreneurship which brought BIPOC entrepreneurs in Southwestern Ontario, knowledge, resources, mentorship, and guidance to launch a start-up, which RKease was apart of!
LEAP JUNCTION: BUSINESS ACCLERATOR
Fanshawe College's Entrepreneurial service, Leap Junction had a business accelerator program where entrepreneurs were bestowed a 5000 dollar grant and were able to work with other aspiring entrepreneurs in building their business, getting mentorship, meeting community members, and acquire entrepreneurial education.
UNEARTHED COMMUNITY: MINING ACCELERATOR
Unearthed Community is a community of tech professionals founded by Justin Strharsky, an entrepreneurial juggernaut that compete in data science challenges brought by mining companies such as Origin and Newcrest Mining, Rashidi competed in the Beat the Heat Competition.