Google Internet Saathi Accelerator programme
Running a home-operations business with love, Sangeeta Bhatt from Gujarat supports her family and 50 other women to earn their livelihood. Sangeeta upscaled her business after incorporating Whatsapp, Instagram and Facebook to reach out to a wider audience. She pays salaries via Google Pay, and also learnt to manage time and money better by paying off bills through the app.After gaining more business acumen through the Google Internet Saathi Accelerator programme with SHEROES, she helped 50 women open their personal savings bank account and transfer their salaries to their personal accounts. Her employees have now developed a savings habit, only withdrawing from their bank account for monthly expenses.Whenever there is an announcement of a government scheme, she helps women to register for it, such as Suraksha Bima Yojana and Jeevan Jyoti Bima schemes. She also helped women in the age group of 18 to 40 years to register for Atal Pension Yojana through which they can get Rs 1,000 as pension. She’s made sure that every woman avails the benefits from government schemes. She’s an entrepreneur, but grows not just her business, but everyone associated with it.
State : Gujarat
Gender : Female
Sector : BFSI - Fintech & Financial Services