Student Profile | Gafar
EDUCATION FOR HUMANITY AT ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
Soon after completing Course 1 of ASU’s entrepreneurship training, Gafar Ali started a clothing business.
“It’s always been my dream to be an entrepreneur.
Gafar came back for Course 2. He said, “So, I have to learn the basics of entrepreneurship to meet my goal … I have been selling in my community since I completed Course 1. [Now that I have completed Course 2,] I have gained new tactics, so I can expand my goal.” He now sells his clothes at a designated stall and markets around Kampala and South Sudan, and he has been attempting to create a following of loyal customers. Additionally, he says of his growth, “I have become more innovative and added more fashions.”
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