Here is this month's Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana's "Young Entrepreneur" of the month.
We introduce to you to Lily Hinds. A 9-year-old girl who has a passion for creating key chains, magnets and coasters.
Those are the items for sell through Froggy's Lovely Art. That's the company Lily started at just the age of 7. She started a business for the reason of any 7-year-old would.
To buy chewing gum and Disney World tickets.
Those were the incentives for Lily to become a "Kid- preneur". After she reached her goals, got her gum and was able to go Disney World, She realized she liked creating her products and being a business girl.
Now she wants to make a profit but also help others.
"I'm gave 5 percent to charity and then I gave five percent to the zoo….because I love the zoo and I love to help people." says Lily.
Lily draws her inspiration from movies, characters, pictures and other bright and fun ideas. Some are even just to add some words of encouragement.
Although lily hasn't reached double digits yet in age, that doesn't mean she hasn't faced challenges. Like all starts up, the face the issues of choosing your product, targeting your audience and knowing where to put your money.
Lily says "You got to think of something you want to do. You have to find where you want to spend your money."
She then went on the tell us that we welcomes to the challenges she has to face, " I like to take on a challenge to see what i can do. I see how I can improve."
Aside from her current business endeavors….Lily wants to be a famous ice skater and artist. But until then, she is focusing on doing well in school and being a #KidBoss.
Find more information on Lily's business you can find her on Facebook, you can also email them at FroggysLovelyArt@Gmail.com.
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Chick here to access the Froggy's Lovely Art website.