We established Y2 to bring together youth (teens and pre-teens), schools, entrepreneurs, and ecosystem partners to solve meaningful problems.
In the process, youth will have opportunities to learn entrepreneurial skills, learn methods to articulate and evolve their ideas, work with established entrepreneurs, and interact with other youth entrepreneurs.
Our goal is provide forums where multiple stakeholders in a community will benefit. Youth will learn new skills and gain new perspective to accelerate their own personal development as leaders and entrepreneurs. Community entrepreneurs will have opportunities to work with and mentor future leaders. Schools will have community support to deliver portions of the Provincial curriculum. Ecosystem partners can showcase entrepreneur support programs, and help build future entrepreneurs.
Y2 Entrepreneurship Labs brings together a number of factors to provide a unique experience:
Our team has hosted 3 successful conferences with over 50 volunteer coaches, judges, workshop hosts and prizes. If you're interested in getting involved as a volunteer or sponsor , please let us know!Learn more about Y2's programming