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Registration Deadline for Alamogordo’s Camp Innoventure

July 20, 2018

Camp Innoventure at Alamogordo, New Mexico

Camp Innoventure is an exciting week of learning how to start your own business, and then actually doing it! Students will learn how to:

  • Brainstorm business ideas
  • Write a mission statement
  • Put together a short business plan
  • Create and sell a product at the Downtown Growers’ Market.

Camp Innoventure is the perfect summer event for upcoming 6th – 8th graders!

Registration Deadline:  July 20th or until filled

What: Everyday students will be given instruction on basic business concepts and write portions of a basic business plan. Campers will think about and develop a product to make and sell at the Alamogordo Farmers’ Market. The camp is held in partnership with NMSU-A and the Small Business Development Center.

When:  Monday- Saturday, July 23-28, 2018, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (see exception listed below)

Exception: On the Saturdays at the end of the week is Farmer’s Market Day! Parents will drop off their Camper at a specified location at the Farmer’s Market in time for them to set up before the Market starts at 8:30. Campers will be picked up at the same location promptly at 12:00 or slightly before if the heat is extreme. The camp leader will provide more info during the week of camp with a specific meeting location and time.

Who: 5th, 6th, and 7th Grade graduates who are entering 6th, 7th or 8th grade in August 2018.

Where:  Room number to be determined, the camp will be held at NMSU-A with a partnership through the SBDC Office at NMSU-A.

Cost: $40.00 includes project materials fees, workbook materials, and camp backpack.

Questions: Contact Lydia Hammond at 575-646-5230.

We have scholarships available for students based on need and interest level.

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, e-mail lh@ad.nmsu.edu to have an application e-mailed to you.