Why You Should Apply To The Meta Community Accelerator

Sep 8, 2022, 1:30 – 2:30 PM


Virtual event
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About this event

CMX India is proud to present an info & AMA session the Meta Community Accelerator program where Facebook group admins stand a chance to grab up to $40K USD in funding, coaching, development, and connections if selected!

Avani & Ritu together will tell you everything you need to know about the program, how to apply & make your mark!

Leading the session along will be Neha Agarwal, Community Lead at Quora & Co-Host CMX India Chapter.


  • Avani Parekh is a community builder who is Program Manager for Community Partnerships, APAC for Facebook where she helps community leaders power up their leadership, access, and impact across the Facebook platform of apps. A lover of using technology to help the underserved and voiceless, she’s formed communities and platforms to foster empathy and support for women and young people.
  • Ritu Mittal Mukherjee: Community Lead at NextLeap.app, a leading EdTech for emerging tech talent, and co-host, CMX India Chapter. Her former community LXME was selected for the 2021 Meta Community Accelerator Program, one of the only 12 Indian communities, globally!

    Join in & ask away your Qs!

NOTE: ONLY existing Facebook community groups can apply for this program.

More about The 2022 Meta Community Accelerator Program

Apply for up to $40K USD in funding, coaching, development, and connections!

The 2022 Community Accelerator is a program focused on helping top community builders advance their leadership skills and utilize Facebook tools to deepen their community’s impact.

🙋🏾‍♀️During the four-month program, participants will receive training and funding to invest in an initiative that extends their community’s positive impact.

🙆🏽‍♂️Applicants will be notified in early October if they were selected, and the program will begin in mid-October and run for approximately 4 months.


💰Funding: Receive grant money to help fund work that advances your community’s goals. This year we look forward to awarding up to $40,000.00 (USD) per community through our Grant Management Partner GlobalGiving.

☕️Coaching and Development: Develop yourself and your community through a customized curriculum and personalized coaching to strengthen your community. Work on a development plan to execute an initiative of your choice and design.

👫Connection: Knowledge-share with fellow top community leaders, network with key players in the industry and access direct support.

To apply click here:  https://www.facebook.com/help/contact/774720363442637


  • Avani Parekh


    Strategic Partner Manager, Meta Community Partnerships APAC

  • Ritu Mittal Mukherjee


    Community Lead


  • Neha Agarwal


    Head Community, APAC, Quora

Connect Host

  • Neha Agarwal

    Community Simplified

    Community Head, Indic Languages

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