Youth Program

OAME Youth Entrepreneurship Program Mission: To promote youth entrepreneurship statewide by providing training and experience to minority youth with the support and mentorship of businesses in Oregon & SW Washington.

Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

2022 Youth Entrepreneurship Program "Building Tomorrow's Leaders" August 11, 2022

Held each August, OAME’s Youth Entrepreneurship Conference provides entrepreneurial training to youth between 14 and 21 years with the help of coaches and mentors.

The Youth Entrepreneurship Conference program offers:

  • Intensive training in business and entrepreneurship
  • Business practices and discussions
  • How to start and manage a business
  • Basics of personal and business financing
  • Basics of marketing and sales
  • Games, contests, prizes, and more

Make a difference in tomorrow’s leaders and you will make every community a better community. The Youth Entrepreneurship Program at OAME has educated hundreds of Oregon’s youth on becomming entrepreneurs and overcoming obstacles that stood between them and their personal success goals

Sam Brooks, OAME Founder

Partner Levels for Sponsorship

Support OAME’s Youth Entrepreneurship Program. Help our youth fulfill their vision and educate them on the value of entrepreneurship and giving back to the community.

Partner Levels

  • Individual $100
  • Bronze $250
  • Silver $500
  • Gold $1000
  • Platinum $1500
  • Diamond $2500
  • Double Diamond $5000

Contact Bill Prows for information on registering as a Mentor, registering a Youth, and/or joining as a Sponsor.