About The GivingPoint Institute

The GivingPoint Institute is a 10-month entrepreneurial training program that provides a cohort of high school students with tools and resources needed to be social entrepreneurs for causes they are passionate about. Students participate in monthly workshops sponsored by corporate and community partners which include, but are not limited to: Strategic Business Planning, Budgeting, Branding, Marketing, etc. to learn how to launch community projects, awareness campaigns, and/or nonprofit organizations.


Students: CLICK HERE to learn more and apply.


Adults interested in being a mentor or volunteer for The GivingPoint Institute, CLICK HERE.



Student Eligibility


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In order to join the GivingPoint Institute, students must have a GivingPoint account. Furthermore, they must have at least 100 hours of community service, have an idea for a social project that they will complete as a member of the program, and have two professional references. Think you have what it takes to be in the GivingPoint Institute?