HelpUsGreen startup from Kanpur bags the Tata Social Enterprise Challenge
Bengaluru, India | Red Newswire | Jan 18, 2016 Last Updated at 6:00 PM IST.
The Tata Social Enterprise Challenge is jointly organized by IIM Calcutta and Tata Group. This time it has been claimed by Kanpur-based startup HelpUsGreen out of 210 proposals from aspiring entrepreneurs.
This was the fourth edition of the programme held at IIM-C. Judges evaluated the proposals based upon their social impact, business model as well as sustainability.
The other winners are Jeevtronics of Pune, HarisuDala Innovations of Bengaluru and Disease Diagnose Group of Boston, USA. The three received a price money of INR 2.5 lakh, INR 2 lakh and INR 1.5 lakh respectively.
HelpUsGreen works on preservation of the rivers by recycling the water into bio-fertilizers. And while doing so it also manages women self-help groups.
Source: ET Bureau