YEA! Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Do you know a girl in the 6-12 grades who has a big idea, someone who dreams of starting her own business?   Applications for fall YEA classes are now being accepted.  Turn an idea into a business!  Apply now, before the class is filled. Register at .  Class will be held at 1871, 12th Floor of Merchandise Mart, Tuesday 5-8pm  October 2019– March 2020

As a result of participating in this program, former South Loop student, Daijah Pierce had the opportunity to pitch her app she developed at a competition in New York City. Another former South Loop student, Stepheni Wilson started her own T-shirt line Teen Ace.