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YouLaunch, Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre’s Youth Entrepreneur Program, in partnership with several community partners will host a World Entrepreneurs’ Day Fair on Friday, August 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Station Mall Centre Court.

“The World Entrepreneurs’ Day Fair will celebrate entrepreneurs,” says Ashlee Gerard, YouLaunch Outreach Officer. “The event provides an opportunity to see what our community has to offer entrepreneurs, what entrepreneurs have to offer our community and how youth of all ages can get involved.”

Visitors to the World Entrepreneurs’ Day Fair can learn about the resources available to current and future entrepreneurs; kids and teens can find out what it takes to start their own business.

World Entrepreneurs’ Day Fair participating community organizations include:

Algoma University, Clay-it-Forward, Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie and Area, Sault College, Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce, Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation, Social Entrepreneurship Evolution, StartUp Sault, Station Mall, Strive Young Professionals Group, YouLaunch and the Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre (SSMIC).

For more information on YouLaunch, SSMIC’s Youth Entrepreneur Program, contact Ashlee Gerard at (705) 942-7927 ext. 3174 or
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