L’AINE Services Limited has successfully launched its Foundation on Friday, 23rd of February, 2018 at the Ledzekuku-Krowor Ghana Education Service (GES) office in Boade, Nungua (Adjacent LEKMA Polyclinic) LEKMA.
The Foundation is a corporate social responsibility arm of L’AINE Services and was fully incorporated in 2009 with the vision to develop and support world-class entrepreneurs through training, mentoring, funding and facilitation, through contemporary means of engagement.
Speaking on behalf of the Keynote Speaker and Minister for Business Development, Hon. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, Mr. Joe Tackie, the Acting Chief Director for the Ministry of Business Development, urged all present to invest more time in developing the upcoming generation. In his address, he pledged that he will support a young entrepreneur who is into bead making.
Dr. Mrs. Ellen Hagan, chairman of the L’AINE Foundation shared her greatest vision for the Foundation. She clarified that the Foundation will not just be a Corporate Social Responsibility but a call and a platform to reach out and raise resourceful leaders.
Mrs. Dzigbordi Dosoo was the Chair for the launch of the Foundation and led the fundraising session, which was to mobilize funds towards the Entrepreneurship Club Challenge 2018. The CEO of Type Company Limited, Mr Coby Asmah also gave an inspiring speech and encouraged students to aim at being employers and not employees.
The founder and Managing Partner of B&P Associates, Mrs. Adelaide Benneh Prempeh declared the foundation duly launched.
Mentors were introduced and the missions of the mentors were spelt out as coaching students in the entrepreneurship challenge and empowering them in all facets of their lives.
The L’AINE Foundation also champions SME Workshops, Entrepreneurship clubs, and the development of Technical and Vocational Centers, where people are trained to meet the Foundation’s vision.
The Foundation launch also doubled as the launch of the Entrepreneurship Club Challenge.