Five Mother Teresa students took that challenge, submitted their business plans, participated in interviews at Invest Ottawa Innovation Centre, and qualified for the Ontario Summer Company program. Students will receive start-up money to kick-off their new summer business plus advice and mentorship from local business leaders to help get the business up and running. Please check out these exciting entrepreneurs and their new businesses below and you may want to SHOP LOCAL in Barrhaven this summer!
Benjamin Cheer – In the Moment Photography
Events Photography: Parties, Sports, Celebrations, Festivals, Shows, Etc.
IG: @inthemoment.photographs FB: @inthemoment.ph
Kate Morency – Uplift
A scentsational assortment of bath bombs for relaxation or a special gift. Party favours also available for kids.
Sam Morency – Chill
A mobile business offering frozen lemonade tubes and other cool and sweet treats directly to the curb and favorite park.
Chill is dedicated to bringing cool relief & smiles to neighborhood children, athletes, and their parents.
Kyra Swift – Marble~ous Mugs
Marble~ous Mugs are unique water marbled mugs.
Each one is different and special in its own way. They add a bright pop of colour to start your day off right and they are a creative twist on your average cup of joe.
insta: @marbleousmugs22 facebook: Marbleous Mugs
Emilio Velazquez – Summer Smash
Outdoor Tennis Academy
Lessons for beginners to advanced/ all ages/ outdoor training/ lessons in English, French or Spanish