Yesterday, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship CEO Amy Rosen was named as a member of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans by President Barack Obama.
Asia M., Fortunate!
At the beginning of the 2012-2013 school year, Asia and her classmates sat down in what they thought was going to be another finance class. Instead they were introduced to the NFTE program. Asia developed a wholesale business that provided jumbo fortune cookies in diverse shapes, flavors, colors and messages. She called it Fortunate! Her goal was to distribute the cookies to Baltimore-area museums. At the time, Asia never imagined that a few months later, she would earn recognition both inside and outside of Baltimore for her business plan. As the Baltimo