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7/25: ReBuildUp Course (adults) @ Central Library sponsored by GMFCU

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PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT –
On Saturday, July 25th 1-5pm, ReBuildUp Course  consisting of four business mini games covering business fundamentals will be held at  Central Library for adults (18+) sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union with organizing help from Shift.

This is the seventh event of the Entrepreneur Summer at Greensboro Library and only chance for adults to qualify to compete in the PitchPocalypse business plan contest on Sunday 2:30-5:00 at Central Library also sponsored by GMFCU.

5/16: ReBuildUp Course (for Adults) @ Central Library sponsored by Michael Robinson Accounting

Crest-RC-GSO-5-16-15-285PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – On Saturday, May 16th, our ReBuildUp Course for adults will be held from 1-5pm at Greensboro Central Library in Downtown Greensboro.

For the first time, this event will be open to adults 18 and up although a small number of select teens will be allowed to participate (contact us for teen details).

RC-Logo-150The ReBuildUp Course is part one of our three part Startup Program developed to help aspiring entrepreneurs learn the basics and find out if they truly want to take the plunge into entrepreneurship BEFORE committing to business courses, expensive leases, and borrowing money.

PP-Logo-New-150Part two takes place the next day on Sunday 2:30-5:00pm (also at Central Library) with our PitchPocalypse business plan pitching contest with up to 8 contestants from our ReBuildUp Course competing for money towards their startup effort along with other prizes like Greensboro Chamber of Commerce membership for 1st and 2nd place and 3 months of accounting help from Michael Robinson Accounting for all three top winners.

STF-Logo-150Part three is our Startup Test Flight running for 3 months for winners and non-winners of the PitchPocalypse to use techniques learned during our ReBuildUp Course to test the startup waters on your own time to figure out what you want to do for a business.

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PICTURES: Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series Completed sponsored by Summit Credit Union

gsofall-siteThank you again to Summit Credit Union for sponsoring the Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series that ran October 7th to November 4th, 2014 at all Greensboro Public Library Branches.

Here is a recap of events in pictures:

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ReBuildUp Nation Podcast : On Hiatus

ICON-ReBuildUp-Nation-300The ReBuildUp Nation Podcast is now on hiatus to free up much needed time and resources for other ReBuildUp projects namely the upcoming Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series taking place from October to mid-November at all 8 Greensboro Library Branches with a cash prize going to 1st place at the final events along with prizes for 2nd and 3rd place.

A series of Economy, Jr. events from mid-September to mid-October is being considered as part of this series so if you’ve got a school, congregation, or youth group in the Greensboro area interested, Contact Us because we may be able to find a sponsor to hold an event for your teens.

PICTURES: Economy Jr @ Reynolda Manor Library 7/23 sponsored by Summit Credit Union

Pictures from our Wednesday, July 23rd Economy, Jr. at Reynolda Manor Library in Winston-Salem.  This event is courtesy of our sponsor Summit Credit Union with VentuRealization helping provide volunteers.
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VIDEO: Economy Jr at Reynolda Manor Library, July 23rd sponsored by Summit Credit Union

PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT Wednesday, July 23rd from 4:00-5:30pm, an Economy, Jr. will be held at Reynolda Manor Library in Winston-Salem.  Ages 11-19 are welcome to participate.
rebuildup_CRESTS-Reynolda-7-23-14-EJ-550This event is sponsored by Summit Credit Union with VentuRealization helping provide volunteers.

There’s still time to register your teenager for this event by filling out this RSVP form:
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PICTURES: Jobs Course @ Benjamin Library 6/21 sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

Pictures from ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at Benjamin Library Saturday, June 21st for area teens.

This event is part of the Economic Literacy Summer Series sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union with Shift, the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship’s entrepreneur group, helping organize volunteers for the event.

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Economy, Jr. at Benjamin Library where we saw some participants from previous events show up to play again.

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1st place winners during their pitch in the Pitch Drill competition

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2nd place winners’ pitch.

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3rd place pitch.

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Jobs Course @ Benjamin Library Sat. 6/21 10:30am-1:00pm sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

The Economic Literacy Summer Series sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union is next up with ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course at Benjamin Library Saturday, June 21st 10:30am-1:00pm FREE for area teens.

ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course has participants play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest.

Benjamin Branch
1530 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408

RSVP for your teen by calling 336-373-7540
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PICTURES: Economy, Jr. @ Hemphill Library 6/17 sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

Pictures from the most enthusiastic players we’ve had so far for the “Economic Literacy Summer Series” at Hemphill Library on Tuesday, June 17th.

For this Summer Series event and all others, Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union (GMFCU) is our generous sponsor with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s entrepreneur group, helping organize volunteers.

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