The Futures Fund is a workforce development program designed with the mission to create digital, literary, visual, and performing arts-based entrepreneurial opportunities for middle to high school aged youth. It provides students with training in the arts under the guidance of paid professionals and volunteers with industry-specific expertise. Our Saturday training programs are research-driven and based on best practices to prepare creative-minded youth for revenue-generating opportunities in their selected arts discipline
PROGRAM LOCATIONS: * NORTH BR - Southern University and A&M College - Baton Rouge, LA - College of Business: 801 Harding Boulevard
* MID CITY BR - Baton Rouge Community College - Cypress Technology Building: 201 Community College Drive
FALL 2016 PROGRAM DATES Students will report to the program site at 8:00am. Attendance and active participation every week is required. Instruction will run from 8:30am-12:30pm and includes light breakfast items and a full lunch each program day.
Class 1: September 10 Class 5: October 8 Class 2: September 17 Class 6: October 15 Class 3: September 24 Class 7: October 29 Class 4: October 1 Class 8: November 5 Student Industry Showcase: November 12