deAsra Foundation, a not for profit organization formed to contribute to social welfare by enabling entrepreneurship expands its operations to now serve new small business entrepreneurs in Kolhapur. Established by Dr. Anand Deshpande, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Persistent System Ltd. deAsra Foundation aims to generate 1,00,000 jobs by 2020 by facilitating the creation of 25,000 entrepreneurs.
By supporting 2000+ customers, deAsra foundation has established strong roots in Pune. The organization is currently catering to the business requirements of entrepreneurs from most of the parts of Maharashtra through technological and virtual means, now deAsra is set to support aspiring and existing entrepreneurs in Kolhapur.
deAsra is known for giving an hassle free approach to those who want to start, manage or grow their businesses by guiding them through the entire process flawlessly, by providing end- to – end facilitation and hand-holding support in their business journey. deAsra has developed an ecosystem by partnering with various banks & financial institutions, educational institutions, vocational training institutes, government and semi-government organizations, and providing mentor consultancy with industry experts.
In Kolhapur deAsra has created partnerships with; Bank of Maharashtra, Mahalakshmi Bank, Kalyan Janata Sahakari Bank, Vishweshwar Bank, Janata Sahakari Bank & Rajarambapu Sahakari Bank, to help entrepreneurs with facilitation of loans to start and grow their businesses.
“As these entrepreneurs start new businesses, we’ve witnessed their power to create new jobs and help to shape local economies. Our entrepreneurship initiatives give young men and women the foundational knowledge, training, and resources to start, lead, and grow small businesses.” Says Mr. Anand Deshpande
deAsra has a robust website – www.deasra.in . The website consists of 70+ business guides that help the user walk –through all stages of business such as Planning, set–up, market and actual execution. At the end the user is left with a clear idea about his position in the business and the action items he must work upon.
deAsra foundation provides a broad array of support services such as ; business planning, Funding legal support, compliances, marketing support, business performance management, professional services & tech. All of deAsra foundations services are simplifies, bench-marked and tech. enabled, with customer friendly functionality convenience and speed.