Sunday, February 05, 2006

Upcoming Kid Craft Business Workshops

Create Your Own Job!


Here's youth chance to learn how to start and design a T shirt. We will walk youth through the process of design and making a t shirt from start to finish. This workshop is for beginners.


How to Design Button for Profit Workshop

In this workshop youth will learn step by step how to design and make a variety of buttons. Finally, youth will make a photo button l. This is the perfect workshop for teens that are interested in drawing, arts, and doing some fun.


Teen Grant Writing Workshop

In this workshop youth will learn step by step how to complete a grant application. Youth will be involved in developing youth-led community project, and completing a budget for the grant application.

Junior Digital Photography Workshop

Introduce youth to the world of digital photography and Photoshop Elements. Youth will explore their surroundings with digital cameras - learning different ways to make successful pictures business. After learning about a variety ways of making money using a digital camera.. Youth will discover how to make photo calendar using pictures, change colors and backgrounds.

Must register for Summer Teen Business camp by May 1, 2009. For more information and schedule call Prevention Force Family Center at (773) 863-5694.

Teen Work Toward Entrepreneurship Program

The Teen Work Toward Entrepreneurship program is an entrepreneurial training program that designed to give youth business knowledge, training , resources, tools and skills needed to start and operate a successful small business and web design business in their community. Starting a Web Design Business?

Prevention Force Family Center is now accepting applications from young people between the ages of 14-21 years old, for the second phase of the Teens Working Toward Entrepreneurship program. The program will train young people on how to start and operate a business in their community.
The Program Benefits are:

1) Free Entrepreneurial and Web Design Training
2) Web design business Internship
3) Youth Money Making Opportunity projects
4) Writing proposal for grant funds
5) Qualify for business loans
6) Opening a Business Checking Account

Eligibility Criteria; Applicants must be/have:

• Between the ages of 14-21
• Must live in North Lawndale, Austin, East and West Garfield communites.

Call 773-863-5694 for more information. Applications are available by email The program start Saturday March 4, 2006 at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for 10 weeks.