2015 Dare to Dream Gala

NFTE DC Region’s Annual Dare to Dream Gala is Washington, DC’s largest and most exciting networking event that supports youth entrepreneurship.


Wednesday, April 29, 2015

5:30pm     Cocktails and Student Showcase

7:30pm     Program


Ronald Reagan Building

1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC



Gary Parsons, Founder, XM Satellite Radio


Locally Grown Honoree

The Ali Family of Ben’s Chili Bowl

NFTE is the only global nonprofit organization solely focused on bringing entrepreneurship education to youth in low-income communities. To date, NFTE programs have reached over 500,000 young people. Currently, programs are active in 12 countries and 19 U.S. states, and NFTE impacts the lives of nearly 86,000 young people annually.

NFTE DC Region will be on the cutting edge of entrepreneurship education and global thought leadership, building innovative and high-quality best practice models for NFTE while learning from our peers. This year, NFTE is proud to be serving over 1,600 students in 30 schools in Washington, DC, Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties, MD, and Northern Virginia.