"En - act - us"
"A community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable world.
entrepreneuriall - having the perspective to see an opportunity and the talent to create value from that opportunity.
action - the willingness to do something and the commitment to see it through even when the outcome is not guaranteed.
us - a group of people who see themselves connected in some important way; individuals that are part of a greater whole.
: To enable progress through entrepreneurial action.
Enactus is an international non-profit organization that brings together student, academic and business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living for people in need.
Guided by academic advisors and business experts, the student leaders of Enactus create and implement community empowerment projects around the globe. The experience not only transfers lives, it helps students develop the kind of talent and perspective that are essential to leadership in an ever-more complicated and challenging world."
Heritage University Enactus serves as na agent for change in an area known for economic and educational deprivation. Our mission is to create everlasting impact by building on existing projects, leveraging resources, strengthening existing partnerships, and developing new alliances to bring the free enterprise system to our community in a fully functioning, comprehensive way that embraces each and every one of our inhabitants.
Congratulations to Heritage University Enactus - 2013 Regional Champions!
Results of the National Competition in Kansas City, Missouri -- Heritage was among 165 Top Universities to compete in the National Competition in Kansas. They won the first round and advanced to the next level, competing with universities that won the World Cup and the National Winner the previous year. They were one vote shy of advancing to the top four competition and placed in the top 10 in the nation.
We are so proud of the Heritage Enactus for an outstanding job! They competed with universities that only have drama students present and others that have student participate only in the presentation all year! Our students were heads above these students. The Fortune 500 judges praised our students for doing exceptionally well.
The individuals representing these companies were present at Heritage's presentation and wanted to speak to our students.
Congratulations Professor Black and Enactus students for an outstanding job! We are very proud of you!