A big thank you to our sponsors, who have helped bring YEA! to Newark.

Founding Sponsors



       and The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development at 
       Rutgers Business School 

YEA! USA is made possible by the Kauffman Foundation, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the E. Philip Saunders Foundation. With thanks to national supporters, Sam’s Club and Southwest Airlines.

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Get Involved

Share your business wisdom with aspiring young entrepreneurs and help them get started on the path to success! We’re seeking expert professionals to volunteer their time as guest speakers, mentors, investors, graphic designers, field trip hosts, business plan reviewers, and more. The time YEA! students spend with adults who encourage their futures is invaluable, and you can play an important role in guiding our future leaders.

For more information on volunteer and sponsorship opportunities
click here.

If you are interested in getting involved with Newark YEA! and being inspired by your community’s great young minds, please email
Chip Hallock or call 973-242-4209 (for program sponsorship) or email Mitchell Greene or call 973-495-5840 (for volunteers).

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