Startup Corps Featured in Social Innovations Journal of Philadelphia

Local nonprofit Startup Corps encourages students to start something real by helping them identify an obstacle, problem or issue in their community and create an organization/business to serve as a means of bringing about a solution. Proudly 100% taught Read more

Teen Entrepreneurs — 11 Important Business Lessons from Teenage Entrepreneurs

At an event last week, 38 high school entrepreneurs pitched their companies to local businesspeople. Each attendee received $5 in Startup Bucks to “invest” in any of the student businesses. The student business with the most Startup Bucks at the end received a cash prize.

The young entrepreneurs were participants in Startup Corps, a Philadelphia non profit that helps high school students……

Original article at BradAronson.com
Teen Entrepreneurs — 11 Important Business Lessons from Teenage Entrepreneurs

Interview with Startup Corps – An Innovative Model of Education & Entrepreneurship

Startup Corps co-founder Christian Kunkel interviewed about what makes the Startup Corps educational experience so effective:

http://community.mis.temple.edu/creativedeviance/2012/04/04/startup-corps-an-innovative-model-of-education-entrepreneurship/

Startup Corps students to pitch their ideas for changing the world / their communities

Startup Corps students from around the city of Philadelphia will gather at Science Leadership Academy on Thursday night for the Startup Corps 1st Annual Pitch Competition.  Students will present their ideas for products and services that improve people’s lives.  The event is open to students, parents and school administrators.

Startup Corps named a Finalist in Milken / Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition

Milken Family Foundation website