Building Young Entrepreneurs teaches youth how to discover their passion, start a real business, and raise capital through crowdfunding in an 8-week summer program.


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BYE Macon 2014

Building Young Entrepreneurs is pleased to launch it’s debut in Macon, GA. For 2014, we have 9 promising students that will be joining the ranks of entrepreneurs in Middle Georgia.

While some kids vie for summer jobs, Building Young Entrepreneurs has put them to work for themselves. Through our summer program and young entrepreneur marketplace, BYE is investing in the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Join the movement and support the dreams of our youth. We are seeking sponsors to provide prizes and resources for our budding business owners in exchange for exposure within our premiere program.

  • Position company as an advocate for youth development and entrepreneurship
  • Partner with emerging youth entrepreneurship brand in early stages
  • Invest in dreams that could very well be the next big thing!

Check out the 9 brands that will be launching this summer!


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BYE Returning to BuggyWorks Office Park in June

When she was just five years old, Lakeitha Grey started her first business – taking the cookies her mother bought for her and her sister and repackaging them to sell to the kids in her neighborhood. A lifelong entrepreneur, Lakeitha has went on to run a few small businesses throughout her academic career, before transitioning […]

BYE presents Shark Bait

Join Building Young Entrepreneurs for Shark Bait – the end of summer camp business pitch event where you’re the shark. Hear an idea you like? You can invest on the spot. No amount is too small or too big. Proceeds will go towards the kids’ business start-up expenses. Special guests include Beau Shell, 10-year old entrepreneur […]

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Pre-teen entrepreneur camp in Middle Georgia puts kids to work for themselves

According to the National Youth Employment Coalition, youth employment is at a 60-year low. While some kids vie for summer jobs, Building Young Entrepreneurs will put them to work for themselves. Building Young Entrepreneurs (BYE) is a program for middle school students created to recruit and train the next generation of entrepreneurs. During the 8-week […]

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