Best Projects 2018 features all the nominated entries submitted to the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition under ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. If you want to know the 10 finalists in this category click HERE
Design for Dream
Explain your project in details:
Design for Dream is CrowdHelping (Crowdfunding & Marketplace platform) for Disable people aims to advocate, support, and realize disable's aspiration to be an entrepreneur/professional but faced lack of economic support to be empowered for reducing inequalities. Design for Dream as a crowdfunding has features where user has a variety of ways to do empowerment for disability (Open Donation/Funds donation and Dream Swap/Materials donation) and Design for Dream as a Martketplace offers (Product Campaign/Disability's product selling) Design for Dream as CrowdHelping combines (Crowdfunding & Marketplace) into one integrated system for Disability. How Design for Dream understand the needs of sustainability assistance for Disable people. From Crowdfunding, Design for Dream collect the investment for feeding the Disability's business to grow their commodity. From Marketplace, Design for Dream once again boost up the selling of Disability's original products to be more integrated and easies to be accessed by the buyer.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
- Partnership with 3 disability orphanage with total of 100 disability people involved in 3 cities (Jakarta, Yogyakarta, and Semarang) - Collaborated with more than 25 stakeholders (Academic, Business, Government, Community, and Media) national & international) - Empowered 51 various of Disable people to create Batik product in one disability orphanage (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7yE7dtvFCC6Nm1sQlczNXV3V0U) & (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7yE7dtvFCC6cjhQTDA5TXNSanc) - Won 3 international startup competition (Global winner of Busan Global Smart Cities Challenge 2017, Best Delegate Idea of 2nd Kaplan Startup Competition 2017, People Choice Award on Youth Time Project Presentation, Czech Republic, 2016) - Design for Dream use SROI (Sustainable Return of Investment) with three aspects 1. Impact (numbers of empowered Disability) 2. User (numbers of Design for Dream user) 3. Profit (numbers of product & service that being used)
Sustainability and future plans
Design for Dream monetize the money with two various of ways Open Donation - 5% of total collected disable's campaign will be entered as the admission fee of Design for Dream. Product Campaign - 5% of profits sharing per each products campaign will be delivered as business income. Design for Dream's financial source comes from: Grants, Venture Capital, Bootstraping from founders, and Business products Design for Dream plans to be a biggest inclusive financial technology in Indonesia with total of creating 5000 empowered Disability in terms of entrepreneur & professional in 2025. Design for Dream's program will be implemented in the Government's program as smart cities program for Disability. Design for Dream see to be implemented in southeast asia region as the regional startup business in the disability issues.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Irvandias Sanjaya (Dias) is a Social Entrepreneur & Social Worker of disability & youth development issues. Dias takes his Bachelor of Psychology in Universitas Gadjah Mada. He is on his 5th year of academic study and was awarded as 1st Outstanding Student in Faculty of Psychology & 2nd winner of Most Outstanding Student on Liga Mahasiswa Berprestasi UGM 2017. Dias have had previous experiences on founding social enterprise on disabled empowerment called D'Era-GON with producing more than 1000 Batik product across Indonesia. He also an international awardee of some recognition such as: Project Winner of Social Venture Business Competition by Namaa & Ghadaam Foundation UEA, People's Choice Award on Project Presentation by Youth Time Organization Czech Republic, Project Winner of House Young Advocacy Grant Competition by Habitat for Humanity Philipines, Best Student & Best Project Presentation of ASEAN Cooperative Program Thailand, Awardee of YLI scholarship by McKinsey&Co., Winner of Busan Global Smart Cities Challenge Busan, and receiver of 2018 YSEALI Academic Fellowship Program in USA about Social Entrepreneurship.