Daviess County companies, come on down. That’s a part of the decision by the Daviess County CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Alternatives) class occasion, “A night with Younger Entrepreneurs.”
“This 12 months’s CEO Class occasion, ‘A night with Younger Entrepreneurs,’ will probably be our personal model of the Value is Proper with native celeb DeWayne Shake appearing as host,” stated Washington Excessive College senior and CEO member Audrey Wright. “It is going to embrace a silent public sale in addition to meals served by Large Al’s BBQ.”
The CEO class says the occasion will probably be an opportunity for space residents and companies to assist this system, have a little bit enjoyable and perhaps even win some prizes.
“Every person who is available in can have the choice to place their identify right into a hat for an opportunity to be within the sport present,” stated Washington Excessive College senior Jaydee Dant. “As soon as we draw their identify, they are going to have the prospect to guess the worth after which play a sport to get a prize.”
The challenge is necessary for the scholars as a result of it places collectively funding for different occasions.
“That is one among our main fundraisers of the 12 months,” stated Washington Excessive College junior Conner Blair. “The funds we increase from this can go to our spring commerce present.”
The occasion is ready for March 11 on the WestGate Academy at 5 p.m. Folks eager to develop into concerned or eager to attend nonetheless have time to participate.
“There may be nonetheless time for individuals to be sponsors and donate silent public sale objects,” stated Washington Catholic Excessive College senior Margaret Bassler. “We will probably be promoting tickets proper as much as the date of the occasion.”
Folks eager to get entangled can contact the Daviess County Financial Growth Workplace at 812-254-1500.
The CEO program is designed to present college students a greater understanding of enterprise by getting them shut to varied operations in the neighborhood and thru hands-on tasks of their very own.
“I feel this provides us a chance that a number of youngsters don’t have,” stated Gunnar Jones, Washington Excessive College senior. “It lets us broaden the spectrum of what we will expertise in our county and it has taught us life classes we will take to school and later in life. I do know we’ll cherish the expertise without end.”
The scholars hope to supply yet one more factor with “A night with Younger Entrepreneurs,” an opportunity for individuals to perhaps loosen up and chill out.
“We’re excited for everybody in the neighborhood to come back and have time,” stated Wright. “Hopefully, it may be a light-weight within the destructive occasions now we have had currently.”