2021 Children’s Business Fair

Nov 11, 2021 | News

Life360 Community Services is pleased to announce their annual Children’s Business Fair on December 4th from 10:00am-2:00pm on Commercial Street located on Commercial St. between Washington Ave and Grant Ave Springfield, MO 65803

The Springfield Children’s Business Fair is open to children ages 0-18 to showcase their small businesses to the public. This event is free and open to the public.

Each child creates a product or service, develops a brand, builds a marketing strategy, and is open to the public in this one-day chance to highlight their business. Kids are responsible for setup, sales, and customer service.

“Today’s youth are tomorrow’s business innovators and leaders. The Children’s Business Fair gives students the opportunity to enhance their entrepreneurial skills and get a head start on promising business careers,” said Jeff Sandefer, founder of the Acton School of Business.

Winners of each age group (6-7, 8-10, 11-12, and 13-14) for the “Most Business Potential,” “Most Creative Idea,” and “Most Impressive Presentation.

For more information or to sign up for the Children’s Business Fair, please contact communityservices@life360.org or visit life360communityservices.org/childrens-business-fair

Based in Springfield, MO Life360 Community Services is reversing poverty’s effects on families in Missouri. In collaboration with our partners, we are enhancing the well-being of underserved and at-risk individuals from the time they leave the cradle to the moment they enter the workforce.