Profiles: Economics in Action

Executive Cleaning Services

Ele:vate partner entrenuity has worked with a group of young people from Cabrini Green in inner-city Chicago for over two years to help them launch a cleaning company.

The CEO Academy

In Nashville, young African-American students in grades 2-8 are learning entrepreneurship skills and designing competitive business plans.

Summer Entrepreneurs: Jet Lawn Landscaping

New Hope Bible Church and entrenuity teamed up to help urban youth practice the real-world work of running a business, with all the ups and downs—and the joy.

Urban Creations

In North Lawndale, entrenuity has helped creative urban teens start a book-binding business. Already, they have earned a 68 percent return on their investment!

South Shore School of Entrepreneurship

This “school within a school” is helping some 250 at-risk teens at a large inner-city public high school to improve academically while learning real-world business skills.