Friday - June 18, 2010
About This Show
(Originally broadcast 12/4/2009) Jimmy Bailey is a successful businessman, president of a commercial real estate agency. He is also the founder of YESCarolina, a nonprofit organization that promotes entrepreneurship and business skills among low-income children. He joins Dr. Edgar this week to talk about the program.
Through entrepreneurship education, YEScarolina helps young people from communities statewide build skills and unlock their entrepreneurial creativity. From 2003 to 2009, YEScarolina has trained over 500 NFTE Certified Entrepreneurship Teachers that have in turn touched thousands of young South Carolinians with this entrepreneurship curriculum. In 2010, YEScarolina will offer this training opportunity without charge to public school teachers statewide.