Advocate Baker - Zachary bureau
Published: Feb 11, 2007
ETHEL — The Feliciana Youth Institute is accepting registrations Feb. 12-26 for its Youth Entrepreneurship Training program to give teenagers information about starting their own small business.
The organization will offer workshops on handling personal finances, business management and planning, marketing strategies and technology.
Participants will examine industries in Louisiana, the U.S. and globally, and visit area businesses to view their operations, said Erika Roberts, a spokeswoman for Feliciana Youth Institute.
The institute, affiliated with Feliciana Family Outreach Center, offers youth leadership programs for young people 8 to 18 who are enrolled in its Monday Challenge Camp and After-School Program at 7166 La. 10, in Ethel.
Call Roberts or Tré Gradnigo at (225) 683-8270.