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Daymond John Makes Surprise Visit to a NFTE E1 Classroom

October 26, 2018
Entrepreneur and Shark Daymond John was back in his old neighborhood of Queens, NY, yesterday and made a surprise visit to a NFTE classroom at Thomas Edison Career and Technical High School in Jamaica Hills. John engaged the class of Entrepreneurship 1 (E1) students in a lively discussion about life as an entrepreneur, presented an exciting gift of new classroom computers to school principal Moses Ojeda, and gifted the students and teachers with personally signed books as well as subscriptions to his new online resource for entrepreneurs.
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Bay Area Alum Joseph Franco and His App “F-Connect” Featured On ABC7 News

October 25, 2018
Joseph Franco, NFTE Bay Area alum and one of the top three finalists in NFTE's 2018 National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, was recently featured on ABC7 News.
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2018 National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Winner Announced

October 12, 2018
It was a long road getting to Nationals, but the 46 NFTE students who qualified to compete in the 13th annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge on October 11 were an extraordinary group. They put in a hard day, pitching their businesses in back-to-back in elimination rounds that started early in the morning and ran through late afternoon. The high-stakes semifinal rounds determined the three national finalists who would take the stage that evening to vie for their share of a total of $40,000 in seed capital awarded to help the top young entrepreneurs of 2018 launch new businesses or pursue educational goals.
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Patty Alper Honored with NFTE Lifetime Volunteer Achievement Award

October 12, 2018
Patty Alper has been honored with NFTE's Lifetime Volunteer Achievement Award in recognition of her more than 20 years of...
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NFTE Florida Entrepreneurs Featured on ABC Local 10 News @ 5PM

October 11, 2018
Five NFTE alums headed to NYC this month to compete in the final rounds of the National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge interviewed on the News at 5PM.
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NFTE’s 13th Annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge: Meet Our Young Entrepreneurs!

October 10, 2018
Tomorrow the regional winners from across the nation gather in New York City, at NFTE's 13th Annual National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, to present their business plans to a distinguished panel of judges to compete for prizes totaling $35,000! Meet the talented young entrepreneurs who are on the road to nationals. 
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