ANTIPOLO CITY – Forty (40) senior high school students from Montessori Integrated School in Antipolo City presented their business plan to a panel of five, including faculty and DTI Rizal member, as part of their academic requirements.

The Negosyo Center Business Counselor TIDA Sep Garchelee Anjelon Laurel advised the soon-to-be graduates to follow their passion in choosing their career path, whether it be entrepreneurship or employment, and prioritize their happiness in making decisions. “Your passion is your purpose!”, she added.

Ms. Laurel promoted the agency’s Youth Entrepreneurship Program, which covers entrepreneurial mindsetting and fundamental areas of entrepreneurship. Six groups presented their products, including handcrafted candles (Grounded Manila), fruit soda (Fizzics), cafe (Kaperazo), personalized tote bags (Totes & Co.), corn dogs (Doggity), and churros (Churriosity). These brilliant and creative minds will boost the spirit of entrepreneurship in the country.

Date of Release: 10 May 2023