Young entrepreneurs selling products


Gazette News Report

XENIA — Xenia’s young entrepreneurs are going to be selling their products during XTAR’s Project Showcase.

The fourth-graders in Donna Shaw’s gifted program researched, pitched a business plan and secured a loan from the XTAR bank to buy materials and design, manufacture and market their products.

The showcase is6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, at Cox Elementary School. The public is invited. Guests can purchase XTAR money (25 XTAR dollars cost $5 ) and buy the products. Items generally cost between 30-50 XTAR dollars. The first 10 percent of the the profit will be donated to a charity chosen by the XTAR Young Entrepreneurs. The rest of the money will be used to restock the raw materials cabinet for next year’s showcase.

To RSVP, email shaw at dshaw@xenia.k12.oh.us or call 937-372-9201, ext. 2142.

Gazette News Report compiled by Scott Halasz.

Gazette News Report compiled by Scott Halasz.

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