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Piggybackr contest winner meets with Venture Capitalist – Bill Reichert

The first Piggybackr and Camp BizSmart crowdfunding contest for our alumni was run last fall.  We had 9 projects sign up for this first time limited contest with 3 teams really making it a horse race to the finish line.    Camp BizSmart made it possible for the team that raised the most money during this contest to  meet with a VC and also receive up to $250.00.towards matching a donors’ gift to be used for their cause.  The team that was able to claim this prize was Treasures 4 Teens – led by Michael Daboll a Camp BizSmart alum who raised a total of $3,484.00  and 180 earned effort points […]

Teens help teens in local community

Update 12/12/2011: Treasures 4 Teens distributed holiday cheer to over 400 teens at last Saturday’s distribution day! Awesome! Toy drives are a common sight this time of year, but did you know that the proceeds are actually distributed to children and teens up to age 18? Because most associate “toys” with younger children, there is often a shortage of teen-appropriate gifts. Camp BizSmart grad (2011) Michael Daboll recognized this problem, and Treasures 4 Teens was born. Michael Daboll, pictured above, recounts how Camp BizSmart helped him develop the skills to take his ideas to the next level. “I started Treasures 4 Teens before I went to Camp BizSmart, and while […]