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Inside Scoop on Business Competition Judging

By: Ellory Eggermont Published: July 22nd, 2013
Judging Chair David Wolf welcomes the judges for one of the age categories before they select a winner.

We have our winners!!  Sorry — we’re not going to share the names yet.  You’ll have to wait until September to find out the winners of our youth business competition. In the meantime, I’d like to share an insiders’ look… Read the rest









Refreshing. Delightful. Lemonade!

By: Katie Payer Published: May 13th, 2013
There is always a wide variety of lemonade flavors during the Best Tasting Contest.

It’s that time of year again.  Every spring, thousands of youngsters break out the water pitcher and sugar jar, drag out the card table, design a sign, and start selling lemonade.  It’s time for Lemonade Day Denver! A great partnership… Read the rest



Encouraging Entrepreneurs, Finding Founders, Browsing for Businesses

By: Ellory Eggermont Published: May 9th, 2013
The Sweet Bee Sisters show off their finalist check during the 2012 Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs.

Show me the money Every year, Young Americans gives away more than $1,800. This year, we’ll be giving away more than $3,500! That money is given as cash prizes to the winners and finalists of our youth business competition, the… Read the rest