Social Entrepreneurship

Samie Health Care and General Enterprises
Address: 408 Koribondo Highway, Samie Section, Bo, Sierra Leone
Business Genre:
Stage: Early Stage
Short Business Description: Social Entrepreneurship providing health Care and General Merchandising including hospitality
Long Business Description:

A family business serving needs of Samie Community and surrounding of approximately 300000 residents.
Deals in hospitality, Tour Handling and Health Care Service.
Competitiors include MIB and J & E on the Hospitality side, and Rodina and Kindoya on the Health Care Delivery Side. Competitive advantage is being located in the Community, cost of drugs is on cost recovery basis, all staff are trained and does an outreach venture
Makes a margin of 87,000,000 Leones per annum
Plans to expand in the coming years through plough back funds from the business
5% of profits are expended on identified projects in the community. From this, two latrines were constructed.
Need collaboration for multi media promotion.

Geography: Bo District
Business Website Address: http://N/A
Business Phone Number: 76670493
Business Fax: N/A
Address: 59 Rigbaneh Road, Makeni City
Stage: Idea, Start up
Long Business Description:

Short Description of eWomen

Kisimi Kayleemasa Kamara is a Software Engineer who is passionate about creating and implementing innovative ideas with the goal to make social impact. It is on this basis he founded the social enterprise network eWomen Sierra Leone. eWomen is a female led organization with two women as co-founders. The CEO and Board Chair of eWomen are all females. There is only one man in the top management of eWomen and that’s Kisimi who is the Chief Innovation Officer.

 

eWomen is all about social impaction. We have researched extensively on the following components with the aim to establish viable businesses:

 

iWaste: We collect recyclable waste such as plastic waste and coconut shells to make plastic paving stones and eco-friendly charcoal respectively.

 

iTrees: Establishing nursery sites and encouraging citizens and visitors of Sierra Leone to pledge trees that we plant for them in honour of a girl child, woman and person with disability.

 

iPlaygrounds: Making eco-friendly playgrounds with most of their components made from waste tyres.

 

iCarpentry: Making unique furniture and wooden fences.

 

iShoes: Making celebrity shoes from waste tyres. We also make barefoot and bead sandals.

 

iBins: Making trash bins from waste tyres.

 

iCatering: A food market concept focusing on processing, packaging and selling local food.

 

iFarming; Agribusiness component to encourage young people to involve in farming.

 

iBags: Making raffia grocery bags, coconut shells cups/dishes, bamboo cups/bottles and banana leaves good wrappers.

Geography: Bombali District
Business Website Address: https://ewomens.com
Business Phone Number: +232 (78)976369/(76)620 818