“We wanted to show real women who changed the world.”

8th grade student winners of the 2016 National Challenge earn thousands for their business: educational coloring books of inspiring women.

During their NFTE class, Anna Doherty and Hope Sacco created Girls Coloring for Change, a business producing coloring books that celebrate female role models who have advanced culture.

Hope and Anna won business plan competitions both at their school and regionally before taking the stage at the National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge in October. Hear from these young CEOs about their motivations, entrepreneurial mindset, and plans for the future:



After their win, Hope and Anna even got to meet Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski.