Constancy Financial institution Plc, has introduced the launch of its Apprenticeship Assist Initiative as a part of its technique to encourage women-led small and medium-scale enterprises (SME).
The scheme, which might be executed below its HerFidelity Proposition, would begin with a two-month’ style and design coaching for young-women in Kano State.
Earlier within the 12 months, HerFidelity proposition was launched on the Worldwide Ladies’s Day celebration hosted by Constancy Financial institution on the Civic Middle, Lagos. On the occasion, the Financial institution’s Managing Director, Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, offered cheques of N1million every to 5 women-led SMEs from Kano, Yola, Owerri and Lagos to coach younger ladies within the areas of style design, cosmetics and auto mechanics.
In a chat with journalists in Lagos, the Group Head, SME Banking, Constancy Financial institution Plc, Esther Obiekwe stated, “At Constancy, our intention is to place ourselves as a platform for enhancing lives, serving to companies develop and economies to thrive. Whether or not that is by means of the monetary options we offer to our quite a few shoppers or by means of interventions reminiscent of our Apprentice Assist and capability constructing initiatives for ladies, we stay dedicated to serving to our shoppers develop.”
“We launched HerFidelity Proposition on the Worldwide Ladies’s Day this 12 months to talk to the yearnings of each lady by means of 4 pillars, particularly – capability improvement, entry to finance at diminished charges, well being, and wellness programmes in addition to recognition and networking occasions.