January 17, 2014  |  4 comments

NFTE Fairchester (Fairfield County CT & Westchester County NY) students in PortChester High School enjoy a special partnership with the business professionals at MasterCard, whose corporate headquarters is a mere five minutes down the road from their school. MasterCard and PortChester High School are partnered through the NFTE Adopt-a-School program, now in its second year.

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November 11, 2013  |  10 comments

This year’s World Series of Innovation is the biggest and most competitive World Series we’ve ever held. Students from around the world had the opportunity to submit their innovation to 11 challenges, ranging from beverage marketing plans to new technologies for education, in the hopes of winning the grand prize.

Students from nine nations including Algeria, Haiti, Austria, Chile and Thailand – more than 700 entries overall – shared their innovations this year and could win up to $10,000 in cash and prizes in the challenges.

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October 28, 2013  |  9 comments

Blog syndicated via Youth Entrepreneurship Council (YEC)

QUESTION: Name one characteristic about this generation or time in history that makes becoming an entrepreneur easier or more rewarding than ever before.

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Fairfield Fuel the Future Breakfast

Please join us for the first Fairfield County Fuel the Future Breakfast! The festivities will take place on November 7, 2013 at 7:45 AM at the Stamford Sheraton.

Westchester Fuel the Future Breakfast

Please join us for the first Westchester County Fuel the Future Breakfast! The festivities will take place on October 29, 2013 at 7:45 AM at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel.

June 4, 2013  |  248 comments

This time of year is about gearing up and winding down….that means a lot is happening here. While schools are preparing for finals, regents exams and proms – here at NFTE Fairchester we are in the middle of the Semi-Finals of the National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge.

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25th Anniversary Gala


25 Years of Inspiration - NFTE's Dare to Dream Gala

What a wonderful night! Thanks to all who helped to make it happen!

120 Wall Street, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10005