TEACHING

MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

TO

Create

&

Operate

Their own BusinessES

 

2020 Class

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Over the course of the program, students will:

  • Brainstorm business ideas

  • Write a business plan

  • Interact with business professionals

  • Pitch their business plan to potential “investors”       (think ABC’s “Shark Tank”!)

  • Obtain funding

  • Legally register their businesses

  • Participate in a Trade Show

  • Actually launch their own businesses or social movements   

YEA!

Track Record:

  • 99% of academy graduates enroll in college
  • 19% of YEA! students start second businesses
  • 50% of YEA! students continue business for more than 1 year
  • 49% of YEA! students are female
  • 56% of YEA! students are under-represented minorities
  • YEA! students have been awarded millions of dollars in scholarships as a result of their involvement in YEA!
  • 4,338 students have graduated from YEA! and have launched over 3,000 businesses

The Union County

Chamber of Commerce

227 E. Fifth St.

Marysville, Ohio 43040

614-989-2429

chaz@getuconnected.com

* NEW * - Class Location - * NEW *
Marysville Entrepreneurial Center (MEC)
129 N. Main St
Marysville, OH 43040
​FOR OCCASIONAL ALTERNATE MEETING LOCATIONS,
PLEASE REFER TO THE CLASS SCHEDULE

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