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I WAS IMPRESSED WITH SAGE’S PARTICIPANTS AND THEIR SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT. MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE BY CREATING INNOVATIVE PROJECTS WITHIN THEIR COMMUNITIES.

Wendy Cukier – Co-Founder of SAGE Canada, Vice President of Research and Innovation at Ryerson University
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ABOUT US

Students for the Advancement of Global Entrepreneurship (SAGE) Canada is a non-profit organization led by dedicated post-secondary students, housed within Ryerson University.

SAGE strives to advance youth development and community engagement, while nurturing an innovative environment; by providing educational assistance, resources, and one-on-one mentorship to youth between the ages of 13 to 18. The students are given an opportunity to start their own business ventures, while being taught the importance of emphasizing ethical business practices, social responsibility, civic engagement, and environmental awareness.

The students are given an opportunity to start their own business ventures, while being taught the importance of emphasizing ethical business practices, social responsibility, civic engagement, and environmental awareness.

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SAGE BRINGS YOUR IDEA TO LIFE!

SAGE Canada’s mission is to provide students with the opportunity to gain entrepreneurial experience through hands on learning, educational workshops, competition, and a network of students and industry leaders.

PARTNERS

Developed strategic partnerships with MAKO Invent to help youth go PAST IDEATION and INTO CREATION.

UNIVERSITY INCUBATORS

Connecting youth with university/college incubators to further advance their business.

ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM

Attend events! Meet other young entrepreneurs! Get plugged into the ecosystem for new opportunities.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES

Compete in a Global Entrepreneurship Competition against 33 other participating countries.

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The STAGE 2017

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OUR CURRENT PARTNERS

Without the support of the community, our corporate partners as well as Ryerson University, we would not be able to create the impact that we have today. We aim to impact a wide reach of youth to eventually become a nationally recognized youth entrepreneurship accelerator program.

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Ryerson Univrsity
Royal Bank of Canada
MAKO Invent
Meridian Credit Union
Ryerson Entrepreneur Institute

 

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Meet the Gorgeous Team 

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OUR IMPACT

Founded in 2009 by Andrea Beldevere, former President of Enactus Ryerson (formerly known as SIFE Ryerson), and Wendy Cukier, President of Brock University.

See Our Entrepreneurs

24

Businesses Created/Started 

109

Student Mentors Trained 

265

Youth Engaged 

13000

Community Service Hours 

Sparking Youth Entrepreneurial Spirit