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Together We Make A Difference

A Massive Thank you to SMALLWOOD TRUST for your continued support that’s lead to the Creation of SAWN Ventures among other amazing projects and mentorship. 🙏

Our Mantra

SAWN Ventures – Your goods. Your idea. Your way 💕

SAWN Ventures is an online digital platform building on and celebrating the skills, talent and success of women that Support & Action Women’s Network – SAWN and are supported to develop their business ideas, turning dreams into reality.

Individual businesses driven by the passion, heart and soul of each unique woman offering goods and services to exceptional standards to enhance your life is what you will find on our SAWN Ventures marketplace.

SAWN Ventures captures and harnesses each individual woman and her passion.  

Recognising this passion is not only to provide what each customer desires in the way they choose but are committed to sharing success and supporting our sisters.

Recognising many women lack access to entrepreneurial support and ordinary everyday opportunities.

In this new post-Covid world where uncertainty and change are the norm, women have been encouraged to embrace change and look deeply within themselves using their hands, head, and heart to realise their dreams and change their world their way.

SAWN Ventures goods and services handmade and delivered with passion, creativity, style, and love.

A Few Words About Us

Serving the Oldham BME Community Since 2007

SAWN – Support and Action for Women Network was established in 2007 to promote the welfare of Black/African women in Oldham and Great Manchester. SAWN Ventures is its brainchild 2021 as a platform to showcase and promote our Supporting Women In Business Project (SWIB) success stories

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Our Way

SAWN acts as an advocate for those who share the values of the SAWN Charter by signposting and creating opportunities for development, working collectively towards building a sustainable future for the BME community in Oldham.

Our Core Values

Of particular importance to SAWN Ventures is the promotion of a sense of belonging amongst the BME women & communities of Oldham, thus empowering its people to contribute effectively to their own economic and social agenda.

Some of Our Founder Members

Meet The SAWN VENTURES Pioneers

Our aim as founder members is to realise the full potential of women by engaging them in activities, providing opportunities and events to make women independent, self-sustaining, and key players in matters that concern them.

Become a Member

Be a Part of Our Adventure

If you would like to be a part of our community, you can apply online by filling out the membership application form and submit it. APPLY ONLINE HERE

Rose Ssali

Founder / SAWN

Karen Saville

Founder / Small Sparks