Best Ideas 2020 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Explain your idea in details:
Following the hustling to make a living, 80% of people in developing countries like Nigeria; pay less attention to the cleanliness of their environment and the rejuvenation of their bodies leading to high vulnerability to infections, diseases and even unwarranted loss of lives. WHO defines health as a complete state of physical, psychological, emotional, mental and social wellbeing of an individual and not mere absence of sickness. It is in recognition of this problem and the WHO ideology on health that TOTAL SPARKLING is developed to improve the physical, social, psychological, emotional, environmental health of individuals. TOTAL SPARKLING is a five member team comprising of the CEO, Environmentalist, health expert, Gymnastic and swimming Instructors and other professionals who seek to ensure that individuals experience radiant sparkles within and outside their bodies. TOTAL SPARKLING seek to proffer solution to the identified problem through the provision of the following services: Daily customers oriented and friendly health talks including nutrition and diet; Residential and Commercial janitorial services including mobile car wash, laundry, waste collection and disposal; Salon and beauty services-unisex hair dressing, treatment and makeup; Spa Services-Stem bath, body scrub, massage and treatment; Fitness and wellness services-gymnasium, swimming, yoga, marshal art; kitchenette and relaxation services-healthy juice and nap pods. Innovative approaches: TOTAL SPARKLING services are unique with the latest technologies for proper delivery of our services and are all housed in one facility, our domestic cleaning services including mobile car wash services and daily customers oriented and friendly health talk is first of its kind in Nigeria.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
Total sparkling targets the achievements of UN SGD 3 and 11. Our customers targets are individuals ages 18years and above. Total sparkling seek to impact positively on the triple bottom line approach of 1. Economic sustainability-by seeking to generate macro economic benefits and stability, cover the basic needs of employment opportunities and pursuing qualitative growth. 2. Social sustainability- by generating employment opportunities, paying fair wages, maintaining high standard of public health, providing equal opportunities for all employees, respect minority rights and intergeneration equity; 3. Environmental sustainability-by ensuring that our activities conserve the natural resources including climate protection and preservation of bio-diversity. 4. To get our services to our target customers, TOTAL SPARKLING will employ the following marketing strategies Physical marketing involving the use of materials such as business cards, flyers, and postcards and community networks Online marketing involving the use of Google My Business, Social media profiles and Local Business Directories. Beneficiaries voices, surveys and interviews are major methods and instruments to assess the impact of our activities on our customers, community and society at large.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
TOTAL SPARKLING will employ the Business to Costumers B2C model in the provision of its services. That is our services will be directly delivered to the target beneficiaries. The starting funds will come from CEOs personal funds and crowdfunding from family and friends. The company will be sustained with funds generated from services offered and possible investment deals. Total sparkling starting funds will amount to $50,000. The company will make $5000 monthly and hope to spend $3000 monthly. TOTAL SPARKLING will collaborate and partner with ministries, companies and individuals with shared values and work ethics such as Nigerian Ministries of Health, Environment, Research institutions on health, private businesses and philanthropist.
My name is Ayeni Charles Adida a graduate of Electrical engineering with high proficiency in tech and significant interest in health and environmental safety, I am a Software development expert an also I have love for entrepreneurship. with love for a healthy living and wellness of the society. I am constantly looking for opportunities to gain more entrepreneurship knowledge, skills, networking and partnerships.