To help local & small entrepreneurs thrive by providing training, handholding and mentorship enabling micro-entrepreneurs to scale better and faster.
Our mission is to strengthen local ecosystems, build leaders and entrepreneurs by catalyzing innovative thinking to accelerate the creation of sustainable, scalable enterprises that have significant social & economic impact. The challenges of tomorrow will only be met with new innovative solutions that are grown into viable enterprises by entrepreneurs.
One of the few programs focused on micro-entrepreneurs in India, Navodyami trains entrepreneurs to excel in best business practices and then assists them in scaling up their sustainable enterprises.
Navodyami Program was launched by Deshpande Foundation in 2011. Navodyami focuses on micro-entrepreneurship at the bottom of the pyramid and provides the necessary mentorship, resources and assistance to help entrepreneurs increase their annual turnover. Navodyami is a comprehensive program that provides a complete platform and support network for entrepreneurs. The goal of the program is to nurture entrepreneurs from rural and peri-urban areas by providing mentorship, credit, marketing and business guidance.
We are working in 4 sandboxes spanning across 12 districts in 3 states :
- Ek Soch Sandbox, Uttar Pradesh
- Hubballi Sandbox, Karnataka
- Kakatiya Sandbox, Nizamabad
- Nalgonda Sandbox, Telangana.
We Exist In
- Uttara Kannada