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 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.


 

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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