AfriSam empowers local entrepreneurs | Roodepoort Record
AfriSam (a provider of building materials) available absolutely free organization techniques teaching to 24 community business owners. Their graduation ceremony was held on Friday, 28 June at the AfriSam Small business Improvement Centre.
As component of the company’s Enterprise Growth Programme, the graduates properly finished a four-months organization competencies programme intended to assist entrepreneur and business enterprise entrepreneurs near to its Roodepoort and Eikenhof functions in Gauteng.
“At AfriSam, we realize that rising tiny, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) is crucial for broadening financial participation and offering on our country’s financial advancement objectives” claimed Jabu Motlhako, Organization and Provider Improvement Qualified at AfriSam
In accordance Jabu, AfriSam’s Enterprise and Supplier Advancement Programme identifies, empowers and improves the capacities of black-owned SMMEs that run in near proximity to the company’s operations. Yet another vital aim of the programme is to deliver the business owners with the important assist and produce them to improve their companies and ultimately be integrated in AfriSam’s database of registered suppliers.
AfriSam picked 24 black SMMEs from communities near to its Eikenhof and Roodepoort operations for the education programme. The business owners were being from distinctive industries ranging from catering, building and home enhancement.”The instruction was incredibly useful to me mainly because it coated a wide range of subjects these kinds of as setting up a organization and protecting it, as nicely as handling the finances. I have also learnt how to do my corporation profile. I will be ready to go back to my neighborhood and employ the unemployed youth,” claimed Bram Fischerville entrepreneur, Peter Molete. The enterprise will also be assisting five of the graduating SMMEs with office house for between 12 and 36 months at its Business Improvement Centre.