Homemakers turn entrepreneurs

Chennai: Ten winners of annual women entrepreneurship initiative, ‘Britannia Marie Gold My Start Up campaign’, have been named.

Under the initiative, the 10 women were felicitated and awarded Rs 10 lakh each to kick-start their business ventures.

“Britannia Marie Gold My Startup is a platform for aspiring homemakers to fuel their entrepreneurial dreams, become financially independent and transform themselves into job creators,” said a press note.

In addition to financial assistance, the current edition provides 10,000 homemakers access to India’s first-evercustomised online skill development program, in partnership with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).

The online course imparts these homemakers with the necessary entrepreneurial skills, boosting their confidence as they take their first step towards a self-reliant future.

 

NT Bureau