Youth Entrepreneurship Program
The Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YEP) provides a variety of entrepreneurial skills (Classroom instruction, workshops/seminars and mentorship opportunities) to young adults, including high school students, between the ages of 1 and 27 throughout the geographical service area.
YEP, in conjunction with the business division at Skyline College offers fast-track Entrepreneurship certificate programs in four areas: General Entrepreneurship, Automotive Technology, Cosmetology and Early Childhood Education. More certificates are currently being developed.
YEP conducts bi-annual business plan competitions for college students. Participants submit real-world business plans and compete for seed money to start their business.
Business Plan Competitions
Seminar and Workshops
Extreme Entrepreneurship Tours
In-house business coaching
One-on-on business counseling