July 11-22, 2022
In partnership with VentureAsheboro and the City of Asheboro
Help you and your team members each win $1,000!
If you are between the ages of 14 and 18 and are interested in making an impact in your community, apply for Impact Now
Dates: Monday-Friday, July 11th-22nd
Lunch: Provided for free everyday by local restaurants
Max Participants: 24
Location: George Washington Carver Center
Impact Now is a two-week social entrepreneurship camp where real proposals to real problems will be created and presented to community leaders. The panel of community leaders will pick the team with the strongest proposal. Each member of that team will win $1,000 and their proposal will be put into action by the City of Asheboro with a budget of $20,000.
Each day will also offer classes in areas including negotiation, communication, budgeting, finance, and so much more!
Community Leader Panel will include:
Penny Crooks, Principal of Asheboro High School
Chip Foust, President of the NAACP of Randolph County
Art Martinez, President of Insurance Associates of the Triad
Dimitria McSwain, Founder of Hope of Eastside
John Ogburn, Asheboro City Manager
Pamela Owens, CEO of Communities in Schools of Randolph County