BUTUURO FINANCIAL SERVICES TRAINS YOUTH IN CONFERENCE HELD IN ISHAKA TOWN
By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
Butuuro Financial Services together with its giant partner Agriterra organized a transformative annual youth conference and training on 23rd May 2023 which was held at Crane Resort Hotel in Ishaka town, Bushenyi Municipality.
The event was designed to equip the youths with essential life skills necessary to thrive in the present-day economy. Moreover, it aimed to prepare and empower young individuals to actively engage in SACCO government and management, fostering their growth and contribution to society.
The conference focused on addressing the unique challenges that young people face in today’s rapidly evolving economic landscape. Through interactive workshops, inspiring keynote speeches, and practical training sessions, participants gained valuable insights into crucial life skills.
From financial literacy and entrepreneurial acumen to communication and leadership development, the conference offered a comprehensive toolkit to help young individuals navigate the complexities of the modern economy successfully.
Key Objectives of the Conference where, to equip youths with life skills for them to survive in the present day economy:
Preparing Youth for SACCO Government and Management:
And to Ensure that the youths take a lead in marketing the institution, coordinate and develop networks amongst themselves and key partners.
Speaker after speaker, Mugisha Crescent, Agro business young entrepreneur, Agaba Evason (Butuuro Marketing and Business Development Manager), Tumuhimbise Peter (General Manager), Namara Carol (Chairperson Marketing committee), Tumuhimbise Benson Vice Chairman Board who represented the Board Chairman and Mr. Abaho John Bosco, Manager in charge of SACCOS from Agriterra shared their experiences, inspiring the young audience with their success stories and insights.
These influential figures provided valuable guidance and motivation, igniting a sense of purpose and ambition within the participants.