Be Trust was registered as a not-for-profit trust in India in 2010. The trust has launched a new initiative, the "Be! Fund", which seeks to encourage entrepreneurship among young men and women from low-income groups in India.
Mission: To prove the viability - both social and financial - of investing in young entrepreneurs from low income groups to pioneer enterprises that create solutions for bottom-of-the-pyramid communities, their own communities.
Be! Fund is India's first venture fund that will invest in young entrepreneurs, age 18-29, from low-income groups, 50% of the investments will be made in women.
Be! Fund will provide investments upto USD 10,000 to young entrepreneur...