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About: Cheryl Prendeville

As the Young Entrepreneur Program Lead, I support and educate youth with businesses, and encourage those exploring the concept of entrepreneurship for the first time.

Posts by Cheryl Prendeville:

    Stop, Collaborate and Listen

    By: Cheryl Prendeville Published: May 16th, 2013
    Ariane of Petals, Purses and Pastries discusses her color scheme choices.

    A unique and amazing collaboration is taking place near 11th and Speer.   Over the course of eight weeks, Young Americans and Galvanize are partnering to benefit young entrepreneurs and coding students, that will culminate with amazing results.    … Read the rest

    Entrepreneur Success: Maia Drugmand, Turtles4Tots

    By: Cheryl Prendeville Published: April 11th, 2013
    Maia learns about the different wishes available for her to sponsor.

    Maia Drugmand, founder of Turtles4Tots, has done it again! The 11-year-old created her non-profit organization just over a year ago and has been raising money like a pro since then.  She creates magnet turtles from decorated sea shells and sells… Read the rest

    Building a Business from the Ground Up

    By: Cheryl Prendeville Published: March 11th, 2013

    On Saturday, ambitious current and future business owners gathered in one place to learn from each other, discuss best practices, ask questions, brainstorm, and share successes. This was the Business Building Workshop and it kicked off a season of free… Read the rest