We are the official Enactus team at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 

Founded in 2007, our organization exists to create real change through our projects while preparing our members to succeed in their future careers.

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Our Mission

We are 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.


 

Where others see challenge, we see opportunity.

 

  • We have been ranked 8th in the nation among hundreds of Enactus teams. 
  • We've helped 3 individuals with disabilities start their own t-shirt printing business including a printer and physical storefront. 
  • We have created affordable water filters for a community living in poverty and without access to clean water in Trujillo, Peru. 
  • We've developed a healthy and inexpensive meal order business to employ and feed our local community. 

 

  • We have built a successful aquaponics system in pursuit of eliminating food insecuirity locally and abroad. 
  • We have established the first Chamber of Commerce in Masatepe, Nicaragua. 
  • We've secured 13 women who have suffered from domestic violence jobs which allows financial independence. 
  • We've sent our members across the world to create social impact - from Tanzania to the Philippines. 

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