Announcements

Future Founders Appoints Motorola Solutions Executive Irene Amu to Board of Directors

Future Founders today announced the appointment of Irene Amu to Board of Directors.

Read More

Blog

Jack Hartigan Keeps On Growing

2022 Future Founders Fellow Jack Hartigan started the work of his company when he was 13 years old. Now, many years and millions of dollars in revenue later, Hartigan Outdoors is still growing.

Read More

Blog

Jack Hartigan Keeps On Growing

2022 Future Founders Fellow Jack Hartigan started the work of his company when he was 13 years old. Now, many years and millions of dollars in revenue later, Hartigan Outdoors is still growing.

Read More

Blog

Think Like a Founder | Startup Fundraising, Part 1: Fundraising 101

Fundraising can be one of the most daunting parts of the startup journey. That’s why, in the first installment of our Think Like a Founder series, we’re diving into the startup fundraising process step by step!

Read More

Blog

Courtney Howard Speaks Confidence Into Existence

Startup Bootcamp 2022 alumna Courtney Howard created the all-natural scalp care formula she needed to feel confident in her own skin. Now, after transitioning from attorney to full-time founder, she’s taking the scalp care industry by storm.

Read More

Blog

Courtney Howard Speaks Confidence Into Existence

Startup Bootcamp 2022 alumna Courtney Howard created the all-natural scalp care formula she needed to feel confident in her own skin. Now, after transitioning from attorney to full-time founder, she’s taking the scalp care industry by storm.

Read More

Announcements

Future Founders Announces First National Cohort of Be Your Own Boss Powered by Fetch Rewards

Applications are officially open for the first-ever national cohort of Be Your Own Boss! Programming will run from January 17 – February 9, 2023.

Read More

Blog

Future Founders 2021-22 Annual Report

Read our latest Annual Report to learn more about our achievements–and those of our students and founders–over the past year.

Read More

Blog

Future Founders 2021-22 Annual Report

Read our latest Annual Report to learn more about our achievements–and those of our students and founders–over the past year.

Read More

Announcements

Future Founders Appoints Jason VandeBoom as Board Chair, Brad Keywell as Founding Chair

Future Founders announced the appointment of Jason VandeBoom as Board Chair and Brad Keywell as Founding Chair.

Read More

Blog

Ahriana Edwards Steps Into New Territory with Vaila Shoes

2022 Future Founders Fellow and 2021 Bootcamp alumna Ahriana Edwards is used to blazing her own trail. With Vaila Shoes, she’s breaking new ground in her mission to provide elegant dress shoes for women of all shapes and sizes.

Read More

Blog

Ahriana Edwards Steps Into New Territory with Vaila Shoes

2022 Future Founders Fellow and 2021 Bootcamp alumna Ahriana Edwards is used to blazing her own trail. With Vaila Shoes, she’s breaking new ground in her mission to provide elegant dress shoes for women of all shapes and sizes.

Read More

Blog

Kevin Celisca Tackles Educational Inequality With Innovation

Future Founders 2022 Fellow Kevin Celisca, co-founder and CEO of Integrate School, is drawing on his lived experience as a child of immigrants in the American school system to innovate the EdTech space and create a more equitable future.

Read More

Blog

Empowering Women One Workout at a Time: Perla's Dream

Using the skills she gained from Future Founders’ programs, UIC College Prep senior Perla Rico is well on her way to realizing her dream of opening a gym that empowers women to feel confident in their own skin.

Read More

Blog

Empowering Women One Workout at a Time: Perla's Dream

Using the skills she gained from Future Founders’ programs, UIC College Prep senior Perla Rico is well on her way to realizing her dream of opening a gym that empowers women to feel confident in their own skin.

Read More

Ready to get involved?
Join our newsletter for updates

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.