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29 young entrepreneurs were the beneficiaries of yet another round of grants given by the Youth Economy Agency. The funds are intended to help the business owners advance their micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
When asked how the finances will help improve their businesses, some of the entrepreneurs had the following to say:

“Youth economy they assist me in getting more hives, which in turn will increase production.” – Sylvie Hippolyte – NuW Bees Produce

“The youth economy will help with my business, with my financing aspect. I utilize digital marketing, a lot of it, to get across to our customers throughout the Caribbean the financing will be necessary in that aspect” – Samuel Hytmiah – Owner; Caribbean After School Tutoring

This round of funding amounts to XCD $112, 000 and takes the total number of grants given out by the YEA to 90.

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Quinn St. Juste

Quinn St. Juste is a young journalist, with a background in Tourism Management. He has a passion for social and commerce related topics.

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