The following press release was issued August 18, 2014.
Khalifa Phrams AND Trebor Patrick – NEWARK AREA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS - WIN $1,000 FOR STARTUP BUSINESS PLAN AND CHANCE TO PITCH BUSINESS PLAN IN SILICON VALLEY
Since opening its doors in 2007, NFTE Greater Los Angeles has reached over 10,000 students from low-income communities with entrepreneurship education programs.
Shawn K. Osborne
Today, Shawn is applying his personal experience to his passion for entrepreneurship and a professional record of business success as President and CEO of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) – which teaches the entrepreneurial mindset to young people and provides the tools and attitudes to overcome adversity and address future personal, economic, community and global challenges.
The NFTE Difference
NFTE works with students low-income communities across the country and around the world, which are often plagued by crime, violence and high dropout rates. In the United States, we target communities in which at least 50% of students are eligible for free or reduced price lunch.
The 2013 Girl Empower BizCamp has concluded. Please check back for information about next summer's program.