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We’re working to prepare our youth to become entrepreneurs and creative thinkers who contribute to the economic development, innovation and sustainability of Sangamon County. Our mission is to give young people tools and encouragement to return to their hometowns to: 

Funded entirely by the community, the year-long CEO class creates a real-world learning laboratory for high school seniors to take risks, manage opportunities and learn from outcomes. Through entrepreneurship education, students learn how to create a business - and so much more.