The ELG 2018 Cohort began their journey at a week-long, all-expenses paid, sleepaway summer immersion at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. After the immersion, girl bosses are continuing to grow through mentoring, webinars, and conferences—parts 2, 3, and 4 of ELG’s on-going, repeated practice program.
204 girl bosses served at our Entrepreneurial Immersion Summer Camp, hosted at Old Dominion University.
66 businesses qualified to attend our 2019 Entrepreneur Institute and sell their products and services at the ELG Marketplace.
2018 End-of-Year Results
100% of ELG Girl Bosses reported planning to complete both high school and college.
97% of Girl Bosses reported planning to have children after the age of 21. More than half wish to wait until age 25-30 years.
100% of Girl Bosses created businesses. 39% of these businesses are making sales. That’s >55 newbusinesses profiting by 2019!
Approximately 1 out of every 2 Girl Bosses reported that their grades improved since joining ELG.
85% of Girl Bosses reported accomplishing their goals that they set at the beginning of the year with their mentors, within 7 months of the program.
89% reported that ELG has helped themselves feel more confident in themselves.
95.5% of Girl Bosses practice conscientiousness by taking the time to determine their “roses” and “thorns.”
85% reported that ELG has helped them feel more comfortable with public speaking.
97% of Girl Bosses made new friends during our program!
Girl Boss Business Industries
In 2018, we were proud to partner with mentors and girl bosses from the following 9 cities:
Atlanta, GA Baltimore, MD Eastern Shore, VA Greensboro, NC Memphis, TN Norfolk, VA Philadelphia, PA Richmond, VA Washington D.C.
Envision Lead Grow’s mission is to create 1,000 new girl bosses by 2020 nationwide!
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