2018 Summer Business Boot Camps are open for registration!

Business Boot Camps are fun 1-week learning experiences especially for youth ages 14 to 27. Boot Camps are available in Napa or Sonoma Counties, and cost only $50/student with scholarships available. Spaces are limited so register early:

  • June 11-15 Sonoma County: At Santa Rosa in partnership with the Sonoma County Office of Education. View details.
  • Napa County information coming soon!

YEP provides training and resources for youth

YEP helps students in the classroom for all things entrepreneurial in Napa, Sonoma, and Marin Counties, as well as support for surrounding counties. We provide direct support for classrooms, creating an opportunity to explore business ideas and small business startups.

13th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition a Success

Thanks to the dozens of high school students who submitted business plans, to our sponsors and our judges! The Youth Entrepreneurship Program provided hands-on entrepreneurial training to thirteen Napa and Sonoma high school and college classes this fall. View the winners.

The Youth Entrepreneurship Program teaches youth ages 14 to 27 about entrepreneurship and introduces them to starting and running a small business.