What solution(s) does your initiative address to help emerging entrepreneurs and small businesses grow and thrive in underserved communities? (select all applicable)
Access to financing, Access to supply chains, Access to economic opportunity.
What has been the impact of your solution to date?
we are still in the concept stage
What is your projected impact over the next 1-3 years?
We should have engaged about 500 graduates and also must have incorporated 50 groups of 30 participants in each.
We should have enrolled the entire Owerri political zone’s small scale businesses, into LEASUP system.
We should have sufficiently enlighten participants on favorable business practices and environmental safety
What barriers might hinder the success of your project? How do you plan to overcome them?
The challenges which most of individuals have undergone, in some misguided systems, might make them reluctant toward abiding towards a new kind of financially supporting system.
-Trust worthiness of participants towards ensuring that they comply with the weekly payment of this system
-Number of participants willing to enroll in this program should be high.
This barriers is expected to diminish, when
The identity of intending participants are taken and their location verified
Dues are paid by participants use in providing amenities and also in enlightening of participants.
Lastly adequate publicity will be made to ensure more people are aware of this program and its important.
Winning entries present a strong plan for how they will achieve and track growth. Identify your six-month milestone for growing your impact
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EXPANDING AND MAINTAINING LEASUP SYSTEM