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Andar

Generating meaningful opportunities for people with disabilities.

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Social Challenge

64% of the population of Moreno lives below the poverty line and 28% lives in extreme poverty. Of 60,000 individuals with some type of disability, only 30% have access to primary education, treatment, recreation and/or employment.

NESsT Enterprise

Andar Catering offers gourmet products, baked goods and catering services for business lunches, coffee breaks and receptions, among others. Through these quality products and services, the organization brings in revenue that allows it to cover part of the bakery’s costs while providing dignified work to its beneficiaries, making a significant contribution to Andar’s social mission.

Andar people

NESsT Value Added
  • Helped Andar to prepare a business plan that included a catering service next to the bakery, thereby increasing both profitability and impact for its beneficiaries.
  • Implemented a material requirements planning (MRP) system for Andar’s administration, production and finance.

260

people with disabilities employed in 2014

558%

growth in SE income from 2010 to 2014

US$ 850,000

latest annual revenues from social enterprise

US$ 85,000

NESsT investment to date