Dreamchasers United Youth Initiative engages young men and women in a dynamic way that teaches life-skills, entrepreneurship, and pro-social skills that are essential to their future.
Young entrepreneur program
During the Young Entrepreneur Program students will identify needs in their community and create a business based on community needs that correlate with each students’ skills, values, and interests. Students then learn how to create a business plan and business pitch. The entrepreneurship program commences with a Shark Tank style business pitch competition hosted by Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship with the opportunity to progress to the National Competition for a chance to win seed money to begin their business.
youth empowerment program
Dreamchasers United Youth Empowerment Program - Focuses on financial literacy, entrepreneurship, character development, and workforce readiness for youth in grades 5 - 12. The curriculum is derived from Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Junior Achievement and Dreamchasers United with a heavy emphasis on goal setting, self-knowledge, and mental health/ mindfulness.