Bay Area Youth Empowerment Group Hosts Final HOPE Business In A Box Academy At St. Leo Middle School

Bay Area Youth Empowerment Group Hosts Final HOPE Business In A Box Academy At St. Leo Middle School

By Brenda Johnson, Youth Empowerment Program Manager The Bay Area Youth Empowerment Group had the pleasure of teaching HOPE Business In A Box Academy curriculum to 6th and 7th grade students at St. Leo Middle School in Oakland. During the final HOPE Business In A Box...
From The Classroom To The Red Carpet: HOPE Business In A Box Academy Pitch Competition Winner Receives Rising Star Award

From The Classroom To The Red Carpet: HOPE Business In A Box Academy Pitch Competition Winner Receives Rising Star Award

By Jessica Washington, Youth Empowerment Program Manager What a journey! From the classroom at Bunche Middle School to the red carpet at the Rising Star Awards Banquet, our star entrepreneur is well on her way! The founder and operator of Miniature Chefs Culinary...
HOPE Business In A Box Academy Students At WestLake Middle School Meet Their HOPE Business Role Models

HOPE Business In A Box Academy Students At WestLake Middle School Meet Their HOPE Business Role Models

By Brenda Johnson, Youth Empowerment Program Manager On April 16, 2016, 7th grade students at Westlake Middle School attended their first Business Role Model meeting, following their school-wide pitch competition. They were accompanied by a group of 6th grade HOPE...