Your desire to help disadvantaged members of society progress economically through entrepreneurship route is a noble one. This helps not just the person but the whole family and their self-confidence and standing in the community grows. You can fulfil your desire to do good by involving yourself in any of the following ways.
Donate to National Academy Corpus
Interest earned on your contribution to the National Academy Corpus helps meet fixed expenses of operating the academy, which does research and development in content and methodology for Entrepreneurship Development.
While program expenses are generally met by the sponsoring entity, need exists for seeking donations for meeting other operating expenses of the National Academy. You can donate to this corpus and your donation is eligible for receiving 80 (G) exemption.
Select I Create for donation when you buy on Amazon
E Commerce site Amazon donates to worthy causes, without it costing you any additional amount but giving you the satisfaction of supporting a worthy cause. You may use https://smile.amazon.com (USA). AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com.
When you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.
In the U.S.A, if you log on through https://smile.amazon.com instead of Amazon.com, and choose I Create Inc as the Charity you would like to support, Amazon will credit the specified percentage (as indicated above) of your purchase to I Create.
Donate to MAGIC Fund
MAGIC (Mentor and Angel Group of I Create) Fund is a donation-based seed capital assistance fund. This fund has been created through the generous contributions of many individuals and organizations. The focus is on providing hassle free and low-cost access to capital to the aspiring entrepreneurs who have been trained by I Create and who have a viable business plan and an implementation strategy. You can read more under the MAGIC Fund Tab.
Sponsor a Workshop
You can sponsor a workshop for a group of beneficiaries. Many NGOs and other groups approach us for programs but do not have necessary resources to meet the expenses. Many of our partner NGOs or other organized groups, mostly in rural areas, are keen on participation in our program.
However, lack of financial resources is a major hurdle for them. You may sponsor one or more of such programs to enable us to conduct these workshops and help the deserving. You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. With your interest so that we can match you up with a suitable NGO partner. Your contribution is eligible to receive 80(G) exemption.
Partner with I Create & DIAV for Establishing a Business Incubation Center
I Create and DIAV (Directorate of Indian Army Veterans) have launched an initiative to establish Business Incubation Centers in multiple army locations in the country, to help retiring army NCOs and JCOs in becoming an Entrepreneur. This is a PPP model and corporates can participate in this initiative, as part of their CSR activity.
Please write to us at email@example.com with your interest.
Be a Facilitator and/or a Mentor
Facilitators and Mentors are critical links in the delivery of our content. If you have the inclination and time to play this role, we can work with you.If you wish to get involved by becoming part of I Create Facilitator and Mentor Network, we will provide you the opportunity after you have been trained by us in our Training of Trainers program.
In these training programs you will learn our methodology and content for entrepreneurship as well as mentoring. You will be equipped with necessary tools and techniques.
Please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your details and interest, so that we can take this forward.