Help us Fuel Futures

Each year, students across a 3-state territory and Washington, D.C., gain access to programs that aim to ignite the entrepreneurial mindset with unique learning experiences, empowering students to own their futures in an ever-changing world with the assistance of a highly trained corps of teachers.

Find NFTE Near You

Are you ready to empower young people to catch the entrepreneurial wave and ride it all the way to success?

NFTE Capital, a regional office of Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, is here to help you do just that! With programs across a 3-state territory and Washington, D.C., our dedicated team works with public and private sector partners to bring experiential, project-based learning to young people in our local communities. NFTE’s highly trained Entrepreneurial Teacher Corps and dedicated Volunteer Corps support and coach NFTE learners, who are motivated by opportunities to compete for scholarships and seed capital.

By investing in the future of underserved youth, we’re creating a more vibrant society and positively impacting the lives of our young neighbors. Contact us if you’re interested in bringing NFTE programming to your neighborhood.

The Road to Nationals

Our premiere annual event is the NFTE Capital Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge finals, part of our region’s Youth Business Competition series. Our communities come together to celebrate amazing young entrepreneurs—as well as their teachers, school leaders and volunteer coaches who prioritize entrepreneurship education to launch the next generation of diverse entrepreneurial leaders. Attend this and other epic NFTE Capital events to witness thinkers, innovators, and problem solvers in action. Watch as our region empowers young people by working alongside them on #TheRoadtoNationals. 


Meg Stewart

Executive Director, Capital

Jashae Johnson

Program Manager, Capital

Capital Regional Advisory Board

Matt Aaron, CFP

Founding Partner, LUX Wealth Planning

Anthony Calderazzi

Partner, Assurance Services-Technology, EY

Stephen Canaras

Partner, Assurance Services, EY

Keith James

Managing Partner, Coalition Properties Group


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