A collaboration of the Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce, Sacramento City College, California State University Sacramento, Wells Fargo Bank, PG&E, UC Davis Health System and SMUD.
The African American community is an important and vibrant part of the Sacramento economic, social and cultural landscape. Many historical contributions have been documented. Central to sustaining these contributions is the continued creation of an infrastructure that builds economic vitality and promotes opportunities for future generations. Thus born . . . YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY (YEA).
16-23 year olds with a 2.0 GPA or higher. If selected into the Academy, the student must commit to attend all of the seven sessions and be willing to work with a mentor.
Orientation is mandatory with parent/guardian if under 18years of age.
The Young Entrepreneurs Academy will provide students the theoretical and practical tools necessary to be successful in business.
YEA participants will be closing the Achievement Gap and Creating a Culture of Wealth!