Meet the SEEDS Businesses

 

 

Through the SEEDS Program, a Friends of Puerto Rico's year-long curriculum (prepared by the award-winning team at The Biz Nation) teaches children, ages 9-12, how to run a business from the ground up. SEEDS allows students to tackle real-world business problems and engage in a mentorship program with leaders in business from on and off the island. In just one year, 83 students created 23 businesses

Janneliz & "Harvest Your Way" 

Hello, I am Janneliz Marie Hernández and I'm a co-creator of Harvest Your Way. I am 10 years old and I live in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. Together, with the help of my mom and SEEDS business partners, I create and sell home gardens.

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Ivan and Karializ from "Tiestos Personalizados"

Meet Ivan and Karializ, students of Inocencio Cintron Zayas School in Barranquitas. They are the co-founders of Tiestos Personalizados. The brother and sister duo use recycled materials and convert them into decorative pots and candle holders.

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Jesmarie, founder of "Good & Healthy"

Jesmarie’s business, Good & Healthy, sells organic pizza kits that include all- natural and fresh ingredients for kids and their families. The kit allows for a fun way to create a delicious and healthy meal while enjoying learning about the importance of a balanced diet.

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