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Lemonade Alley 2017 Invites Nonprofit Groups

Lemonade Alley 2017 Invites Nonprofit Groups

Lemonade Alley 2017 Invites Nonprofit Groups to Enter Lemonade Alley Teams! Non-profit organizations are invited to enter student teams in the 2017 Lemonade Alley kid-biz contest. Proceeds from teams’ lemonade sales go to support their respective non-profit...

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It’s a Wrap! 2016 BGF Summary

It’s a Wrap! 2016 BGF Summary

Aloha Lemonites & BizzyBs! 2016 has been a year of astonishing growth and good times for the BizGym Foundation. Our message of “Profit to SHARE” is trending in a market that’s celebrating a renewed interest in innovative skills and entrepreneurial spirit. Top BGF...

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BizBuzz™ Lemonade Coffee Launch

BizBuzz™ Lemonade Coffee Launch

We're excited to launch BizBuzz™ Lemonade Coffee, the entrepreneur’s drink that supports kidpreneur programs like Lemonade Alley. As a program, it’s a chance for coffee shops, bars, restaurants and event producers to make big bucks while giving back to the community....

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Congrats to Outstanding Women in Hawaii!

Congrats to Outstanding Women in Hawaii!

BizGym Foundation congratulates three very special ladies who were honored as women of distinction by the Hawaii Girl Scouts. Louise Ing: WOW! One of our very own Board Members at BGF! Louis is one of the top dog at Alston, Hunt, Floyd & Ing. We know her as an...

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Roberts Hawaii Onboard for HNL 2016

Roberts Hawaii Onboard for HNL 2016

We're excited to announce Roberts Hawaii is once again on-board for HNL Lemonade Alley with a very generous sponsorship to keep Lemonade Alley running. Roberts has supported Lemonade Alley in Honolulu every year since it was introduced in 2011. In fact, that first...

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3 New Kid-preneur Books by BGF

3 New Kid-preneur Books by BGF

Introducing our new Kid-Biz Book Series for at-home, after-school and/or in-classroom use. And all of them are available for purchase at Amazon.com! "Kid-preneur's Startup Kit" This kidpreneur's workbook is for K-12 kids to learn the arts of entrepreneurship and...

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What is a Social Venture?

What is a Social Venture?

I must confess: I was recently asked to be on a panel about Social Ventures and didn't know what that meant. So I googled it and found a bunch of stuff summarized as follows: Social Ventures are undertakings that leverage business skills to do sustainable...

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HawaiiWebLog on Lemonade Alley

HawaiiWebLog on Lemonade Alley

Huge mahalos to Ryan Ozawa at HawaiiWebLog for doing such a nice writeup on Lemonade Alley's coming 5th year! Seriously. 5 years! Some say it takes that long to know if a non-profit program is going to stick... we'll we've ben up to sticky and sweet stuff for enough...

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Brand-Aid Hawai‘i Kicks Off

Brand-Aid Hawai‘i Kicks Off

Another BizGym Foundation project kicked off this week with the inaugural Brand-Aid Triage Pop-up. Special Thanks to Dr. Evans and the gang at Argosy University for being the presenting sponsor and hosting the event at Tamarind Park at Bishop Square in downtown...

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BGF on Midweek Cover

BGF on Midweek Cover

In Hawai‘i, getting profiled on the cover of Midweek is a dream for many. I didn't really get that until we arrived there this week. so I'm especially thankful to Midweek business & entrepreneurial writer Christina O'Connor and photographer extraordinaire Nathalie...

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Lemonade Alley Volunteer Meeting

Lemonade Alley Volunteer Meeting

We had our very first Lemonade Alley 2015 volunteer meeting at Protohub in December and we are so excited for this year's team! BGF Executive Director, Lesley Harvey led the way and talked about all the exciting things we have planned for the competition this year....

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