Who We Are?
Galaxy Bazaar Genesis 2014 is organized by the students of Humanities studying in the S N Kansagra School, Rajkot-Gujarat,India.S N Kansagra is one of the six schools under The Galaxy Education System offering ICSE/ISC curriculum.Galaxy Bazaar Genesis has 168 participants, 16-18 years old budding future entrepreneurs who would like to do the business- Ethically and Empathetically.
Why Do We Do It ?
We are brought in this world not as equals but we believe, it is our duty to help the lesser priviledged. Galaxy Bazaar is an innovative approach towards Social Entrepreneurship – inspiring the Young Turks , catching them young and directing them into Ethical Business Practices and Corporate Social Responsibility . We aspire to bridge the opportunity gap in the community by providing quality education to children, especially girls.
Galaxy Bazaar originally started with the name ‘Big Business Bang’ with the students of Std. 10F in the year 2002. The original idea behind this activity was to channelize the energy of the students in the right direction and honing their business skills. Big Business Bang was carried out by 29 students in Annexe building ground floor for two days and it was a grand success. Students put to practice the several business skills that were earlier limited only to the textbook. Big Business Bang reported a sale of Rs. 40,000 and an estimate of Rs. 8,000 as the profits which was donated.
We experience immense pride in mentioning that Project Galaxy Bazaar has been globally appreciated by : UNESCO (Bangkok). Moreover, we are also the winners at the School Enterprise Challenge2013(UK). Probably we are the only school level entrepreneurship project which has won the Forbes Philanthropy Award, 2014. As an addition to our esteemed achievements, Galaxy Bazaar has been written about on the Share America, a website managed by the Bureau of International Information Program within the U.S. Department of State. We ‘The Galaxy Bazaar’ have also been mentioned in NDTV GADGET show. Total profit earned till now is Rs. 78,00,000/- and we feel immense pleasure to say before you that we have donated each penny of it.