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FutureBoss 2017 Winners

FUTUREBOSS 2017 WINNERS   1st Place | Nailea Fuentes, Sweetwater High School Nailea’s online business, Joy & Freedom,  would offer women high quality private labeled hygiene products through a monthly subscription. Her innovate approach would decrease consumer pricing and operating expenses by reducing cash-flow, logistic and transportation costs.  Her business is part of a $20 billion dollar […]

FutureBoss 2016 Winners

FUTUREBOSS 2016 WINNERS     1st Place | Briana Yarenny Prado, Eastlake High School Although she began with an environmentally sustainable landscape service, her final business plan was a window screen repair service. After learning how to develop a model with a differentiated value proposition, competitive advantage and easy to monetize she pivoted towards the winning […]

2016 Futureboss Finalists

CONGRATULATIONS! Over a thousand students from across the county of San Diego entered to compete in this year’s youth entrepreneurship scholarship competition.  These are the 30 finalists that will attend a weeklong program and compete for additional scholarships and prizes. The winner of this year’s contest will need to create a business plan in three days […]

CALEXICO FUTUREBOSS WINNERS

CONGRATULATIONS!   1st Place | Raul Urena Raul’s winning business, Imperial Transportation Solutions, creates a socially responsible ride sharing transportation venture targeting low income visitors and residents.  Improving efficient transportation in the Valley can be accomplished through fair labor practices, improved efficiency and without the complexity of expensive technology.  Raul’s goal is to upgrade an outdated […]

FUTUREBOSS 2015 Finalists

CONGRATULATIONS! More than 600 students from across the county of San Diego entered to compete in this year’s youth entrepreneurship scholarship competition.  These are this year’s 30 finalists that will attend a weeklong program and compete for an additional scholarships and prizes. The winner of this year’s contest will need to create a business plan […]

FUTUREBOSS to award $35,000 in scholarships for young entrepreneurs

The California Foundation Fund to award up to $35,000 in scholarships and prizes to young entrepreneurs in San Diego County. Alliant International University will once again host the Foundation’s FUTUREBOSS Youth Entrepreneurship Competition. The application deadline of February 10th is arriving soon for San Diego’s future leaders. Selected student finalists will receive a free entrepreneurial […]

California Foundation Fund Announces its Annual Futureboss Program

SAN DIEGO, CA. January 1, 2015 – The California Foundation Fund will hold its annual Futureboss Program starting on Monday, March 9th at the San Diego County Office of Education, and the celebration will extend to Alliant International University. Foundation leaders set to support teen entrepreneurs attend college; learn leadership and business management skills. The Futureboss […]

Foundation Holds Annual Futureboss Competition

FUTUREBOSS 2014 The California Foundation Fund will hold its annual Futureboss Inaugural Event on Monday, April 7th at the San Diego Gas & Electric Innovation Center, and the celebration will extend beyond the usual festivities. To attend the Inaugural register at http://futureboss.eventbrite.com Foundation leaders set a high fund drive goal and challenged devotees to join the celebration by supporting the […]

It pays to be your own boss

2013 FUTUREBOSS AWARDS The California Foundation Fund hosted their annual Youth Entrepreneurship Scholarship Award Ceremony at Alliant International University on August 7th, 2013. This event was a time for the donors, scholarship recipients, faculty/staff, family, and friends to come together to recognize the achievements of the recipients and to thank the supporters for their generosity. […]