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Posted on May 26, 2010 by Christine Crosby in Job, resources

Get A Job! Resources

Frustrated at seeing your teenaged grandchildren sitting in front of tv or video games? Other grands have gone before you and solved the problem. Here are a few great links to get you enthusiastic about introducing exciting challenges into your grandkids’ lives…and in the February issue of GRAND (on-site February 1, 2009), you can read all about one grand whose grandson is not only earning his own allowance, and learning about business and self-sufficiency – he donates 10% of his profits to the Special Olympics.

Youth Entrepreneurs: A Few GRAND Sites


The Aspen Institute, Youth Entrepreneurship Strategy Group


The National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Teaching Youth to Build Businesses


The World Resources Institute


The U.S. Small Business Administration, Youth Entrepreneurship


Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, Youth Entrepreneurship


Grants for community programs in youth entrepreneurship: Council for Economic Education

Christine Crosby

About the author

Christine is the co-founder and editorial director for GRAND Magazine. She is the grandmother of five and great-grandmom (aka Grandmere) to one. She makes her home in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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