The Protege Project NFP

The Protege Project believes that one of the ways to help bridge the wealth gap with minorities is by engaging and teaching our youth starting at 14 years old. We create an environment where young aspiring entrepreneurs not only dream big but also acquire the essential skills, practical knowledge, and innovative thinking necessary for success. We believe in fostering a community that nurtures creativity, resilience, and ethical leadership.

Program Overview

We aim to empower young individuals by fostering essential skills, practical knowledge, and innovative thinking around financial literacy. Through personalized mentorship, workshops, and community engagement, we equip youth with the tools and confidence to pursue entrepreneurial dreams.

Protégé curriculum and workshops focuses on Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Financial basics, Goal Setting and Time Management. Budgeting, Communication and Networking skills. Along with Critical Thinking, Problem Solving and Decision Making, all of which creates and builds a strong entrepreneur and a positive future for our youth.

We can't wait to welcome the DNC to Chicago and the Midwest in 2024!

Stay tuned for additional information.

Chicago DNC 2024