ANIFLOSTANDARDS LTD: a business to improve lives and give back to the community

14 Sep

eastafricanjournal

The company Aniflostandards ltd is the brainchild of two recently-graduated college students determined to use their creativity and entrepreneurship skills to improve their lives and give back to the community in Rwanda, their motherland.

Anita Umutoni and Florence Mukundwa are recent graduates of the Akilah Institute for Women, a college that offers a leadership and hospitality management course. They dared to take risks by starting a business while they were still in college.

Their business idea developed when they were working at a hotel in Kigali where Anita was a receptionist and Florence a chef.”We sat down and thought: what we can do to improve our life and help our community? We found that we can help local women by using our creativity and a few materials we have, knowledge, and skills,” says Ms. Mukundwa.

“In addition to what my colleague says, this idea came up while we [started learning…

View original post 303 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: