PHOTOS: Social enterprises enjoy spotlight at SEBI Biz Mix auction
The Social Enterprise Boost Initiative (SEBI) of the JN Foundation held its second of a series of Biz Mix networking sessions on Thursday, August 16, at the Opa Restaurant in St Andrew.
These networking sessions were specially designed to encourage greater peer-to-peer collaboration between social enterprises and traditional entrepreneurs, which are in the start-up and accelerator phases of their business development.
The highlight of the evening was a 'Buy Social Auction' featuring products such as Deaf Can! Coffee mugs; Blue Mountain House Blend Coffee; JAD Binders - Gratitude Journal; Eco -Farms; Bartley’s All in Wood; Inzzpire 365 jewellery; Bresheh bags; and 360 Recycle planters.
Sebi Biz Mix Auction
The objective of SEBI is to stimulate the social enterprise sector to achieve leaps and bounds in growth. It encourages Jamaicans to purchase products and services being marketed by an increasing number of companies in the social enterprise sector.