Creation date: 2016
Sector of activity: Other industries
Social issue: Digital solutions with high social impact · Education (access to education and skills)
“Our subscribers join the club, make monthly payments using a credit card and receive a box of books chosen exclusively for them each month” explains Muhammed Alparslan Demir, one of the heads of the company.
Biryudumkitap.com plans are to continue expanding their services with a mobile application that will facilitate the appearance of a new paid subscription for non-fiction books. “Our goal is to be the Netflix for books.”
In addition to many local awards, Biryudumkitap came in second place in the Qatar National Bank entrepreneurship contest in Turkey, in which 500 business enterprises participated. For the first time in Turkey, a social enterprise was rewarded with an important prize in a contest organized by a giant corporation: “Our success has resonated in the media and social enterprise ecosystem.” Biryudumkitap is a member of Ashoka CXC, Bosch Alumni Network, Laurent Universities Turkey (Bilgi) Social Entrepreneurship Fellow, and Youth Action Net (International Youth Foundation, U.S.A.) Global Fellow.