The Youth Personal & Business Development Program's vision is to gain recognition across the nation as the leading development program to promote entreprenuership. We will create and foster responsible citizens across the United States by being a resource and giving the youth necessary tools using academics, community service involvement, and improving awareness for a positive work and life balance.

The world needs more entrepreneurs.

The Youth Personal & Business Development Program sole purpose is to help adolescents think and grow richly by building character,encouraging entrepreneurship,and promoting community development to conquer poverty. YPBD is a youth entrepreneurship organization currently assisting high school students in Alief ISD. YPBD is looking forward to expanding or program in more school districts and help more students.

About Us

Denise Handnott
Founder of Wealth Matters and author of "Think Like a Real Estate Investor" is a financial literacy advocate who taught our credit workshop .
Craig Hill
Co-Founder of 212 Marketing Group which grosses over 5 million in annual revenue and expert business developer taught our visualization and public speaking workshops. 

Meet some of our dream team volunteers

It takes a team of dedicated volunteers to make sure our organization is reaching out to as many students in the communities as it can so kids everywhere have access to our free life skill workshops. We're fortunate to have some of the best dedicating their time, energy, and expertise to our cause. Want to become a volunteer click the Get Involved button. 
Doug Winnie
#1 Business Coach in North America & Million dollar business coach at Action Coach taught our self-discipline and motivation workshops . 

Our Vision.

Learn more about our founder, Tara Harris.

Tristen Sutton
Owner of Tristen Sutton State Farm Insurance agency with over 13 years experience and a passion for financial literacy taught our finance workshop.