Emmanuel Omuya's New Entry

Emmanuel Omuya's New Entry: Universal PharmaCare Services

Nairobi, KenyaKenya
Year Founded:
2014
Organization type: 
nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector
Project Stage:
Idea
Budget: 
$250,000 - $500,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

It is a community based project focused on pharmacy and healthcare services provision,it is committed to offering human basic services for social change, sustainable development and build a healthy society for the urban and rural poor, underprivileged communities and people living in slums,

WHAT IF - Inspiration: Write one sentence that describes a way that your project dares to ask, "WHAT IF?"

Finding the right balance is a process though but with courage, resilience, commitment and determination nothing is hard.
About Project

Problem: What problem is this project trying to address?

The main focus of this enterprise is to offer human basic needs in health to solve the problem of inequality in healthcare provision. It will provide drugs to poor and suffering mankind at a low price deliver and dispense to the hospitals and medical care centres for easy access. On the other side along side offering consistent medical checkups, sanitary pads, counseling services,psycho therapy and psycho social support services.

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

Due to high demand and the population increase of people in Africa as a case example.Many are left without good and proper healthcare provision thus affecting the economy and sustainable development of the continent.With this challenge, the increasing population and demand in healthcare and social support services. Universal PharmaCare Services will put up distributing representatives agents as clinician and pharmacist in each area to bring these services closer to people so that all people we have the opportunity to access healthcare services at a low and affordable price so as to live a healthy life for the progression of the country.

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Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

We will specialize in offering a variety of generic drugs, medicines and sanitary pads, counseling, psychotherapy and psycho social support services. These are the services that many social enterprise and pharmacy centres as well as hospital have found it difficult to offer.We are aware that we cannot compete on price only. That is why we prefer to focus on social impacts, assessing customer expectations, and demands and will decide which expectations we can reasonably meet, then make sure to constantly exceed them wholeheartedly. Thus, we will be able to maintain and increase the level of customer satisfaction, as a strong foundation for future growth.

Impact: What is the impact of the work to date? Also describe the projected future impact for the coming years.

We are working on market research and business strategy,Our main concern will be to have a big positive impact and to focus on delivering the right services to those who needs it alongside solving human problem. The organization's profitability will be majorly measured by its positive impacts, profitability ratios are excellent services, and will gradually increase over the next five years. This performance will probably be rewarded by a higher market price when the company decides to go public.Our management is expected to use resources wisely, operate at a law price and make profit, create social impacts and abide by laws and regulations. The management philosophy will be based on team work, responsibility, and mutual respect. People who will work wit us would feel to be part of the team because we will operate in an environment that encourages creativity, diversity and growth.

Spread Strategies: Moving forward, what are the main strategies for scaling impact?

We are looking to offer the African forgotten communities and all other who stands on the line as victims the best pharmacy and healthcare services.We will build our marketing infrastructure so that we can eventually reach more customers with the same service offering. We will focus on satisfying the needs of low-to middle class residents and organizations located inside or outside Africa countries We intend to use various forms of marketing communication as an efficient way to reach our target market and raise their awareness of Universal PharmaCare Services and the pharmacy service offering
Sustainability

Financial Sustainability Plan: What is this solution’s plan to ensure financial sustainability?

According to strategic planning, Universal PharmaCare Services will be expected to maintain a healthy financial position over the next five years. The Organization is to run more effectively so as to continue its operation and offering services. We also expect to be profitable at least for the first two year of operations, with profits increasing over the next four years, as we establish and increase our customer base.

Marketplace: Who else is addressing the problem outlined here? How does the proposed project differ from these approaches?

The marketing strategy of Universal PharmaCare Services will center on creating and developing a corporate identity that clearly defines our market niche in terms that benefit our social and corporate customers and clients.Our target market includes two major segments – low to-middle class residents in Africa, and local businesses that are located inside or outside African countries, their most important needs are service, price, and delivery, in that order. One of the key points of this venture is to focus on these target segments that know and understand these basic needs.
Team

Founding Story

Mr. Emmanuel is the founder of Universal PharmaCare Services, he is so much dedicated in finding solution to the pressing issues in the community and offering service to humanity. Love and passion are the strongest desire that drives him to do what he does at best.He has a very strong conviction that the world can be change and our society transformed for good if we do that one thing that changes everthing,which is the act of self-sacrifice for the good of others that strengthen the spirit of beneficence in the given’s heart thus fulfilling the purpose given to us by the nature of love.He love equality both socially and economically, a better environment for good livelihood and well-being.

Team

The Enterprise is in the process of setting up a team,it require two directors,six key personnel who will work as clinician and pharmacist to carry out and offer quality services and be in charge and will require another two additional staff for general work to facilitate its running .These will include; Cleaner Cook These will include two clinicians and two pharmacists at each center.One accountant and one secretary Their skills and qualification will be at least a Degree/diploma in a related discipline and their duties will include:
Background
Please confirm how you heard about the Unilever Awards:

Through email

Please confirm your role in the initiative (eg Founder/co-Founder) and your organisational title:

Founder/Director

Which of the 8 UN Global Goals (Sustainable Development Goals) pre-selected for this competition does your solution relate most closely to? [select all that apply]

No Poverty, Gender Equality, Clean Water and Sanitation, Decent Work and Economic Growth.

Leadership and the Unilever Awards
Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered.

I have a burning passion for change and to transform people’s lives positively through social activities empowerment programmes so that they are empowered in order to become self reliance to live the best life they can. My desire is to make a different in the world and make it a better place
to stay.Love is the only tool that gives me the passion, the strengths and relentless effort to do all I can for the blessing and uplifting of humanity.
I would love to consciously engage my mind and challenge myself to build my capacity with new information which I believe that it is a core pillar of growth.

Beyond your existing team, who else are you working with to achieve your objectives, eg partners, advisors, mentors?

I'm working with my former employer Mrs Maryanne Kagongona,as my Lawyer/adviser as well as my Mentor Dr.CHRIS HART a Psychologist.I'm also working with a well rounded team of young energetic people who are ready to change the world.