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What is BUILD?

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BUILD is an elective class where you learn to be CEO of your own business, and eventually CEO of your own life. Learn more here:
BUILD's Mission
Through entrepreneurship-based, experiential learning, BUILD ignites the potential of youth in under-resourced communities and equips them for high school, college and career success.

BUILD's Vision
BUILD envisions a world where our educational system ensures all students, regardless of background, have the opportunity to develop the skills necessary for personal and professional success.
What are the benefits?
·       Gain hands-on experience running your own business
·       Earn UC-approved A-G elective credit
·       Work with mentors from Bay Area companies who will guide you in forming a business and pitching for funding
·       Explore college and career interests
·       Gain a support network of mentors, BUILD staff, and BUILD alumni across the Bay
·       Develop the six Spark Skills of collaboration, communication, problem solving, innovation, grit, and self-management
How do I enroll?
Students, fill out this form to enroll:
Teachers/parents, fill out this form to nominate a student:
Potential mentors, fill out this form to volunteer:
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