Gillis Entrepreneurial Workshop Series

Total Students Helping Gillis: 15

Total Project Hours on Gillis: 69

Needs Assessment:

  • Gillis works with underprivileged children and families who lack the opportunities that many take for granted.
  • Lack of entrepreneurial knowledge and role models to support an innovative mindset.

Taking Action:

  • Developed an 8 week workshop series to educate these students on important entrepreneurial and management skills.

Outcomes:

  • Creation of 4 new business ideas
  • Presentation of new business ideas to a panel of local entrepreneurs and college faculty