ST ALOYSIUS INDUSTRIAL TRAINING INSTITUTE, MANGALORE-575003
Entrepreneurship Programme at St Aloysius ITI
Date: 16th March,2018
‘Rachana’ an association of entrepreneurs in Mangalore conducted a Entrepreneurship Information Programme for the students of St Aloysius ITI in the institution on 16th March,2018. The purpose of the programme was to motivate the young minds to take up entrepreneurship. Mr Stany Alvares-President, ‘Rachana’; Mr Louis J. Pinto- Convener, ‘Rachana’ Entrepreneurship Development Cell; Rev Fr Eric Mathias SJ- Director of St Aloysius ITI were present during the occasion. Mr Sathish Maben was the main resource person. Speaking on the occasion Mr Stany Alvares said,” ‘Rachana’ has been in existence from past 19 years and is actively involved in motivating the youth towards entrepreneurship since 4 years. We are conducting entrepreneurship programmes all over the district and inspire youth to take up self employment and thus generate employment in addition to creating a financially rewarding future.” The resource person Mr Sathish Maben explained the qualities required in a person to be an entrepreneur. He also provided elaborate information on the facilities provided by the Central and State Governments to start a firm and the procedures to be followed. Interacting with the students Mr Louis Pinto said, “A person will not become an entrepreneur just by attending the programme. He needs to have a dream to be an entrepreneur and ‘Rachana’ will help in realising that dream.” Principal of the institution Mr Vincent Mendonsa extended a hearty welcome to everyone. Mr U. Kiran- convener of the programme was also present. The programme was well received and appreciated by the students.