Menu Mentorship Application Process Volunteer as an advisor Mentors Speakers Partners Funders Community Partners Coaches Login ACCEL Homepage / Support Network / Volunteer as an advisor Volunteer as an advisor Inviting Volunteer Mentors, Advisors and Speakers to ACCELerate Young Entrepreneurs in the Eastern GTA Calling all seasoned professionals, entrepreneurs, business owners, industry leaders, and corporate managers! We have promising young entrepreneurs who need your experience, knowledge, and networks to bridge the gaps to owning a successful start-up through ACCEL. Are you interested in mentoring, judging, speaking, reviewing or other volunteer opportunities in entrepreneurship at Centennial College? Do you know someone that would be interested?nACCEL is the new business start-up accelerator at Centennial College that helps youth aged 18-29 start or grow their own business in the eastern Greater Toronto Area. ACCEL nurtures entrepreneurial youth, including qualified Centennial alumni. The Government of Ontario funds ACCEL through the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). ACCEL is here to facilitate the maturation and acceleration for aspiring startups that is why we need your help now! nnWe are looking for experienced people with the drive and a passion to give back or pay it forward while sharing their successes and failures with likeminded youth entrepreneurs who are waiting for your help. nnPlease fill out the following form to get started. TitleMr.Ms.Mrs.Your Full Name*Please enter your first name and your last nameYour Daytime Phone Numbere.g. 123-456-7890 x 1234Your Cell Phone Number*Your E-mail Address*e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org Your Website URLe.g. for your business or your LinkedIn profileYour Postal Code*e.g. A1B 2C3Your Expertise InformationIn what capacity can you provide help to businesses?*Please check all that apply. Sales Operations Finance Marketing Research and Development Legal and Regulatory Production Planning Strategy Information and Communication Technology Other: *Why are you interested in supporting entrepreneurs?*Please indicate the number of businesses/startups you mentore have assisted.*What types of businesses have you helped so far? Tech businesses Main street businesses Professional services Other: *How many volunteer hours can you commit to the ACCEL program?*1-2 hours weekly3-4 hours weekly5-7 hours weeklyMore than 7 hoursOther:*How do you want to engage with ACCEL?*Please check all that apply. Selection process One-on-one mentoring Judging pitches and competitions Guest speaking Expert reviewer (e.g. business plans) Yes, I am an alumnus of Centennial College Personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the Ontario College of Applied Arts and Technology Act, 2002, Sections 3 and 6 (as amended) and will be used to assess volunteers for the ACCEL program. Please send questions about this collection to: Director, ARIES, Centennial College, PO Box 631, Station A, Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9.