JAMAICA YOUTH LEADERSHIP CORPS (JYLC)

JAMAICA YOUTH LEADERSHIP CORPS (JYLC): Jamaica Wireless Low Economic WiFi & Mobile App Creation

JamaicaJamaica
Year Founded:
2005
Organization type: 
hybrid
Project Stage:
Growth
Budget: 
$50,000 - $100,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

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About You
About You
First Name

Rodger

Last Name

McKenzie

About Your Project
Organization Name
How long has your organization been operating?

Project
Organization Country
Country where this project is creating social impact
Funding: How is your project financial supported?

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Supplemental
Awards: What awards or honors has the project received?

N/A

Where have you learnt about the competition?

HOT 102FM RADIO

Tell us about your partnerships:

N/A, there are no available partnerships in Jamaica.

Challenges: What challenges might hinder the success of your project and how do you plan to overcome them?

Finance is the only hurdle, as the use of the latest WiFi hardware over unregulated / unlicensed spectrum space allows WiFi 50% to 70% cheaper to residents in several low income communities.

With the ability to offer mobile commerce app by employment of 100 to 200 youths and adults to create websites , pull content from websites into customization mobile commerce apps for a potential 50,000 private companies at low cost will help push the use of technology in society and create more jobs.