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They pursued their feasibility study, put up their biz, won an award and a trip to The Netherlands
Noreen Bautista, Ryan Pelongco, Patricia Lalisan, and Anne Krystle Mariposa
Turning a feasibility project into a real business isn’t a given for most college students. But for the owners of Jacinto & Lirio, a company that sells fashionable bags made from the plant “leather” of water hyacinths, not only has their concept come to life, it also won for them an award that has helped jumpstart their venture.