“There is no more important hour in my week than the time I spend with students at BUILD.”
– Nathan, BUILD mentor

Volunteer Opportunities

Using a structured group mentoring model, BUILD matches two mentors with a business team of 4-8 youth entrepreneurs for one academic year. Work together to create strong relationships and help students develop critical 21st century skills. Read through our mentor one-pager and FAQ to learn more.
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1-2 hours / week
Venture Capital AdvisorPartner with a student business team and provide them guidance. VC Advisors offer feedback around pitch, product, and plan, as well as recommend and release start-up capital based on feasibility of business. Read through our VC Advisor one-pager to learn more.2 – 3 hours / quarter
JudgeVolunteer as a judge panelist at one of our Student Business Plan Showcases and provide constructive yet caring feedback to our rising entrepreneurs and their developing businesses. Read through our Judge one-pager to learn more.2 – 3 hours / year
DesignerMeet with student business teams, in person or virtually, to discuss the team’s brand identity and marketing plan. Graphic Designers then create a logo for teams to use on business collateral. Read through our Graphic Designer one-pager to learn more.5 – 20 hours / year
EvaluatorEvaluate written student business plans.2 – 3 hours / year
EventsProvide support at our Special Events.Varies

BUILD Volunteer Inquiry Form

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