So what's on offer ?
Low-cost, flexible co-working and makerspace:
- Individual offices from 55 sqft
- Meeting rooms bookable by the day or half day
- Makerspace with COVID security features to help you grow your creative business
- Tea, coffee, fast Wi-Fi, networking and access to business advisers
Whether you are running your own business or working from home, you can have access to affordable desks, meeting and training rooms or maker space. THRIVE is a really spacious and well-lit workspace, ideal for creative people. Designers and makers can spread out and see their patterns come to life. It’s also set up for start-up therapists looking for low-cost private space to provide treatments.
We specialise in working with entrepreneurs from low income families from the SE16 area and THRIVE provides low cost workspace for them and other residents.
THRIVE deals with all the issues that can slow a growing business down, like building insurance, electricity and water charges, security, and health and safety.
Working alongside other entrepreneurs and small businesses also offers companionship and community, inspiration, and opportunities for networking and sharing skills.
What's it like to run your business at Thrive?
Location and opening times
Opening times: Mon - Wed 10am - 6pm
Surrey Quays Leisure Park, Teredo Road, Canada Water, London SE16 7LW (Formerly the Flaming Grill opposite Hollywood Bowl)
Meet our entrepreneurs
Delma Pryce, A Self-Help Spiritual Author is an international intellectual property specialist and a minister of God whose life purpose is to reach those deemed unreachable and be the voice of the voiceless. She relentlessly executes this mandate through her writing, motivational speaking, counselling, and philanthropic endeavours. Delma is the pastor of Safe Haven 2020 Ministries, the CEO of Reach Dem (Jamaica), a registered charitable organization in the Caribbean island of Jamaica and Reach Dem (UK) a social enterprise in the United Kingdom. Her 6 compelling and humorous titles can be purchased as a gift for a loved one on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/APhenomenalWoman2020
Health and Beauty
MamaSia offers award-winning natural beauty products with a festive twist. Discover MamaSia’s debut collection of gifts. Based on raw goodness with elements sourced from our family lands, such as Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, Moringa and Baobab, our unique gift sets evoke the senses with exotic oils and mind awakening fragrances. Share, Inspire and Assist someone! Sign up for their newsletter for a 10% discount. www.mama-sia.com FB: @mamasiabeauty IG @mamasiabeauty T: @mamasiabeauty
The Healing Place specialises in all aspects of holistic therapies ranging from Hypnotherapy, Reflexology and Reiki and offers gift cards for therapies and treatments. If you like the idea of having a treatment plan that comes with personalised lifestyle tips then this is for you. Treatments range from Reflexology for fertility, lymph drainage, sciatica pain, migraines and much more. Gift ideas available from £65 to £900. www.healing-place.com and https://www.facebook.com/thehealingplacelondon/
Cocktails and Drinks
Strongman’s Tipple is an award-winning duo creating delicious cocktails for home delivery, out of their Bermondsey-based flavour lab. Strongman’s Tipple is delivering sustainable, naturally inspired craft cocktails ready to drink at home. Using extraordinary techniques such as carbonation and clarification paired with unique flavours, this London mixology brand has been creating tipples since the beginning of the pandemic, enjoyed by many at home. The Strongman’s Tipple RTD range includes Long & Carbonated cocktails including Little Rituals, Strawberry Negroni, Banana Old Fashioned, Clarified Colada Punch. The individual bottles contain 2 x serves each and cost £12.50. www.strongmanstipple.com
Danielle Queen Qaushi is a beautician offering nails & lashes at Thrive SE16. During the run up to Christmas Danielle she was selling selling Personalised Sustainable Wooden Reindeers from the Garden of England, Kent. The wood was coppiced from Larky Valley Woods in Kent. Check out her products ad services on @Queenqaushi on Instagram.
Love Lil’Mo Handmade gifts for Lil’People Everything I make is handmade with love for the Lil’People in your life. If you are after something unique for your own baby or looking for a special baby gift, I have the perfect item for you. From crinkle sheets to dummy clips to nappy bag inserts even a toddler handbag. Not forgetting beautiful jewellery that can double as a teething toy. All items can be bought separately or as a set. https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/LoveLilMo
Books and Journals
Success All designed a Motivational Weekly Planner – READY TO TURBO BOOST YOUR WEEK? With the pandemic in mind and knowing that so many people’s circumstances have changed, we designed the Success All Motivational Weekly Planner. An elegantly designed, premium quality A4 planner. Perfect for achieving your goals, it includes motivational productivity tips and a section for daily gratitude. Ideal for; working from home, running a business, budgeting, meal planning, organising studies, home-learning and so much more. A unique and useful gift at an affordable price. https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B08FRLBCWT
The Healthy Caribbean Cookbook BY MELLIE K. Food Stylist Mellie. K. is a proud activist for healthy eating. Bring out your inner glow; feel refreshed and energized with her simplified, Caribbean recipes. The Healthy Caribbean Cookbook has been designed to influence lifestyle and dietary changes, to help steer you into a healthy and exciting eating future. Stylish recipes include “Jamaican Pepper Prawns”, “Tobago Buljol” and “Ginger Rice” along with delicious smoothies and Natural juices. Limited edition hardback copy (signed) – £19.99 Paperback copy- £9.99. firstname.lastname@example.org IG: melliek8