Balangay’s Best is Online Accelerator Program cohort

February 9, 2019 14:14 pm

Santa Clara University’s Miller Center-Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI) Online Accelerator Program accepted Balangay's Best owned by Jesalee Ong as one of the 49 new cohorts of the program (see related story here).


Allan O. Gozon, MBA (CSE Program Manager), Melanie B. De Ocampo, Ph.D. (Dean, School of Business and Economics), Jesalee “Jet”Ong, and Bret Waters (GSBI Mentor and Silicon Valley executive).

Ong is one of five social entrepreneurs trained and supported by the USC Center for Social Entrepreneurship (CSE) through its micro-small and small enterprises (MSE) Online Accelerator Program in partnership with Miller Center-GSBI and the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation, Inc.

GSBI will support Ong with executive mentorship and customized content through local and international mentors focused on building more sustainable, scalable solutions through a market-based approach.

The next level up of this GSBI online accelerator will invite 20 of the MSEs to participate in the GSBI in-residence program, a nine-day intensive boot camp hosted at Santa Clara University, U.S.A. in August. An Investor Showcase is scheduled on August 21, 2019, where interested investors from Silicon Valley and other parts of the U.S. will be invited for possible funding or partnership opportunities.

MSEs interested in this program may contact the Center for Social Entrepreneurship at +63 32 2531000 local 160.


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