- Post 10 May 2013
- By Atlanta Daily World
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Honored by the White House as one of the Top 100 Entrepreneurs under 30, author, social entrepreneur and "chief popsicle" of Feverish Ice Cream & Gourmet Pops Felecia Hatcher will keynote the Youth Entrepreneurs® Georgia's Dare to Dream event on May 10.
Dare to Dream is an event for Youth Entrepreneurs Georgia students that marks the successful completion of the year-long classroom portion of the program. Dare to Dream aims to inspire students to utilize creativity, follow their passions, and learn about the importance of making good choices in their lives.
Dare to Dream will offer workshops to approximately 160 students in the Youth Entrepreneurs Georgia program including: Business Etiquette, Managing Electronic Communications, Dining Etiquette, Dressing for Success, and a Business Expo.
Participating companies and organizations such as The Coca-Cola Company, Oglethorpe Power, Fifth Third Bank, and University of Georgia's Terry College of Business will offer information and guidance.
The event will be held Friday, May 10, from 10:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Coca-Cola World Headquarters, located at One
Coca-Cola Plaza, 310 North Avenue Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30313.
Youth Entrepreneurs Georgia (YEG), formerly Youth Entrepreneurs of Atlanta, is a business program hosted in metro Atlanta high schools that teaches students free-enterprise fundamentals through hands-on learning activities, culminating in the writing and presentation of a workable business plan.
The goal of the program is to provide students with practical business knowledge and experience, encourage an entrepreneurial way of thinking and promote higher
education, all of which culminate into productive citizenry. To learn more visit the organization's website, http://www.gp.com/yeatl/ .