Dreamdelion Community Empowerment is a social business community established in July, 18th 2012 where its existence is motivated by two problems, there are social problems (the society’s condition; less access to job, poor health facility and poor social environment), and the existence of unusable goods or waste. Social entrepreneurship concept stated that social problems is not always solved by social aid, but it also can be solved by entrepreneurship proxy. Because of those problems, Dreamdelion that moved by young people wants to cut the roots of problem in the society that located in RW 04, Manggarai, South Jakarta. The root of the problem is the complex poverty problem. Dreamdelion attempt to solve the poverty problem with creative business idea trough handicraft production that empower women, mostly in the riverbank of Manggarai.
Dreamdelion Community Empowerment becomes the creative social businesses that empower marginalized communities to achieve self-reliance continuously.
- Solving Problem With Creative Social Business Approach
Dreamdelion as a social business trying to solve social problems in a society with a creative business approach that adapts to local needs and resources, as well as involvement of experts and young people in its implementation.
- Marginal Community Empowerment
There are three objectives criteria that are empowered by Dreamdelion; (1) those who live in slums and economically poor that categorized according to the criteria of the World Bank, (2) those who have a physical disability, and (3) those that has a difficulty to access decent work and cannot able to meet their needs.
- Continously Community Self-Reliance
Communities should be empowered to reach self-sufficiency because of the presence of Dreamdelion is not to creat marginalized communities with high dependency on aid, but Dreamdelion empowered community to be independent in many aspects of concern and the programs implemented continuously.