The BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust (BNECT) announced its Dare to Dream Big Program Call in July 2021. Fifty (50) entrepreneurs were selected from a pool of over 250 applicants to receive capacity building training in entrepreneurship, to adjust their business models, to improve their products and services, customer loyalty, and validate access to new markets.
The twenty-three (23) participants who successfully completed the program competed in the final business pitch event on November 13th, 2021, for a chance to win seed capital financing and additional specialized training to create the mindset for the success of their business.
BNECT would like to congratulate all the finalists of the 2021 Dare to Dream Big Program with special recognition going to the five (5) entrepreneurs who have been selected as this year’s awardees. They are Ms. Naomi Sanchez and Mr. Gival Marin of Zero Belize; Ms. Hughette Saul of ASH Limited; Mrs. Maria and Mr. Miguel Huertas of APILIFE, and Mr. Efrain Cal of Blue Ribbon Foods.