• NYC Launch Party

    Ping Pong Tournament & Happy Hour Supporting our Inaugural BUILD cohort of over 500 High School Students throughout 10 Schools in the Bronx, Brooklyn and Manhattan

    Thursday November 10th, 2016
    7:00 – 9:30 PM
    48 East 23rd Street, New York

  • FOX News Mornings with Maria

    BUILD Founder & CEO Suzanne McKechnie Klahr and BUILD Alumna Natalee Branham talk with “Mornings with Maria” host Maria Bartiromo about the power of BUILD’s program of entrepreneurship and experiential learning.

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  • Ignite Youth Potential. Be a BUILD Mentor.

    This year, hundreds of professionals across the US will give two hours per week to help BUILD students launch and run their businesses.  Will you be one of them?

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  • Strategic Plan

    We’ve embarked on an ambitious, two-phase growth plan to become financially sustainable, serve tens of thousands of students annually, and influence national mindset by increasing the adoption of experiential learning in all US schools.

    Read the Plan
  • We're in the New York Times!

    David Bornstein profiles BUILD as a promising solution to the dropout crisis and disengagement in high school. 

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  • In Business to Learn

    Through entrepreneurship-based, experiential learning, BUILD ignites the potential of youth in under-resourced communities and equips them for high school, college and career success.

    Our students tell our story best.

    Watch Carlos' Story