March 10 YV National Newsletter


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March 10 YV National Newsletter

  1. 1. National Newsletter                                                                                  March 2010  Youth Venture Updates Golden Opportunities 2010 Youth Venture Summit Young Entrepreneurs Summer Save the dates July 15-18, 2010 to join young Program changemakers from the Youth Venture community for three days of learning, sharing, community- building and fun at the 2010 Youth Venture Summit. This pre-college summer program Details about location and registration will be brings together social entrepreneurs announced soon. from June 27-August 6, 2010 to take 2 college courses and complete 75 hours of community service while living on the University of Florida campus. Deadline: Apply ASAP, rolling. Best Buy at15 Community Impact Challenge Congratulations to the 15 finalist teams. Starting Yoshiyama Young Entrepreneurs March 15, you get to decide which five of these Program teams of young social entrepreneurs will each receive $5,000 and which five teams will receive $1,500 each to expand their local ventures. Cast Supports young entrepreneurs ages your vote on at15 between March 15 - April 2, 18-29 who have established a 2010. financially viable business creating opportunities for low-wealth individual in America. Winners receive a cash prize up to $50,000 over two years. Deadline: March 22, 2010 Winners Announced for the YV Connecting Change Let us know if you are applying >> Competition Brower Youth Awards YV and Voices of Broadband announced Jack and Jenny Chen of JJ Express as the prize winners and awarded honorable mentions to Alex Hadik of Recognizes youth ages 13-22 in Climate Action Club and Dan Casey of Computer North America who have shown Greenhouse for their video entries in the Connecting outstanding leadership on a project o Change Competition, which asked Venturers to campaign with positive environmental submit a video answering the question "How has and social impact. Winners receive a broadband and information technology helped your $3,000 cash prize and trip to San ability to change the world?"  Francisco.     Deadline: May 15, 2010 Win a Trip to the 2010 World Cup Entrepreneurs Can Change the World Best Buy's @15 program is sending 15 teens to South Africa to attend a 2010 FIFA World Cup™  soccer match and the Coca-Cola International Soccer Camp with 200 teens from around the world! Enter daily through March 15, 2010 for a chance to win. Partners and Sponsors What if I told you the video above enabled Youth Venture to get a $20,000 donation? That's right the video created by Grasshopper to                 inspire and encourage entrepreneurs to make their ideas a reality, resulted Complete List of Youth Venture's Partners   into a donation to YV to support young entrepreneurs. Find out how.
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