Highlights of NFTE DC Region's media coverage:


emPower Hour
emPower Magazine, July 10, 2014

High School Students Run Company That Gives Back to Military Families
ABC Channel 7, June 25, 2014

Teaching low-income kids the power of entrepreneurship
BBC News, June 10, 2014

Washington D.C.’s Global Enterprising Educator, Emily Frazier and Global Young Entrepreneur, Dagim Girma to Be Awarded at NFTE 2014 Gala in Washington, D.C.
April 4, 2014

Can You Really Teach Entrepreneurship?
The Washington Post, March 21 2014



One of the Top Young High School Entrepreneurs in America Is a High School Senior in a Suburb of Washington D.C.
Huffington Post, December 20, 2013

NFTE Names Five Business Area Owners as 2013 Locally Grown Honorees
Washington Exec, March 8, 2013

NFTE's 16th Annual Dare to Dream Gala With Venture Capitalist Cal Simmons
Washington Exec, February 19



Forestville woman sees baking business on the rise for seventh anniversary
Gazette.net, November 8

"Geeks" raise money for young entrepreneurs
Washington Post, October 28, 2012

Third Annual Geek 2 Chic and Entreprelooza! After Party
Guest of a Guest, October 25, 2012

Tagboard.com, October 25, 2012

alchimie-forever.com, October 24, 2012

NFTE Departure
Association & Non-Profit BisNow, June 5, 2012

Entrepreneurship Gala Raises $500,000
Washington Post, May 20, 2012

NFTE Dare To Dream Gala Celebrates 15th Year
WashingtonExec.com, May 14, 2012

Washington Business Report: Roundtable Roundup
WJLA, May 13, 2012

Mentoring the Tough And Risky: A Small Cadre Of Successful Women Mentor At-Risk Youth
Huffington Post, May 9, 2012

Savvy Teens Turned Online Entrepreneurs
KGO, May 4, 2012

17 Inspirational Washingtonians
Washington Smart CEO, May 2012

Dare to Dream!
BisNow: The Scene, May 3, 2012

Photos from NFTE's 15th Annual Dare to Dream Gala
Washington Business Journal, May 3, 2012

Nifty Stories from NFTE's 15th Dare to Dream Gala
KStreetKate, May 3, 2012

15th Annual Dare to Dream Gala
DC Hot Spots, May 3, 2012

How do just 4 NFTE DC Staffers Create Such a Huge Market Presence?
Drivetime Marketing, May 2, 2012

15-Year-Old Virginia student finds success in the cookie business
FOX 5 News, April 27, 2012

How NFTE is Creating the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs
inthecapital.com, April 24, 2012

NFTE's Entrepreneurial Power
TECH BISNOW (DC), April 16, 2012

NFTE Grads Inspire at The Fort
inthecapital.com, March 16, 2012

Financial pioneer Phil McNeill delivers an 18% return, transforming companies while working with at-risk youth, transforming lives
Huffington Post, March 16, 2012

On Entrepreneurship in D.C.
The Georgetown Dish, March 10, 2012

The 3-Minute Interview: Tien Wong
Washington Examiner, March 4, 2012

Miss DC Inspires Area Youth to be Entrepreneurs
College Park Patch, February 29, 2012

Croom Vocational HS Student Wins NFTE’s Greater Washington Region’s Winter Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge
Pivotal Plays, February 7, 2012



Geek Chic Fashion Trickles Down Into the Mainstream
BBC, November 14, 2011

Geek to Chic
Chevy Chase Patch, November 9, 2011

Geeks Walk the Runway at DC Week Fashion Show
The Washington Post, November 8, 2011

Geek 2 Chic: The Night Nerds Turn Hot
NBC, October 30, 2011

Harris' Heroes: Erin Cribbs teaches students to be entrepreneurs
WJLA, August 17, 2011

Starting a Small Business in Tough Times (start at 21:15)
The Kojo Nnamdi Show, August 15, 2011

Annandale High School Teacher Wins NFTE Award
Annadale Patch, March 21, 2011

 Annandale High Student's Class Project Wins Business Competition
Annadale Patch, February 11, 2011

NFTE Hosts Semi-Finals Business Plan Competitions
ExecutiveBiz, January 25, 2011



"Pursuit of Happyness" Inspiration Chris Gardner Offers Words of Wisdom
NBC, April 29, 2010

Julie Kantor of NFTE on Dare to Dream Gala
ExecutiveBiz, April 6, 2010

Judges See Beauty In Teen's Photo Business
The Washington Post, February 25, 2010



'She's Not Mean at All. She's Strict.'
The Washington Post, October 8, 2009

Takoma Park Youth Honored By Entrepreneurship Group
Gazette.net, April 29, 2009

Mark the Date: Mark Ein Honoree at April 29th NFTE Dare to Dream Gala
ExecutiveBiz, April 23, 2009

Teen's Dog Fashions A Hit
The Washington Times, April 6, 2009


Teen Turns Passion Into Career
Gazette.net, December 18, 2008