Each of us has within us an entrepreneurial spirit.
A passion that—if unleashed—can inspire others to act. A talent that—if developed—can create opportunity for ourselves, our families and our communities. An idea that—if cultivated—can build a healthier, more prosperous and peaceful world. In fact, human progress literally depends upon our collective ability to tap into this spirit, and channel the unique talents and passions and ideas we each possess toward creating good in the world. We are a community of people who understand the transformative power of entrepreneurship—in spirit and practice. We believe that the creativity and rigor and accountability that ensure businesses will flourish are just as essential to creating the circumstance for humankind to thrive. We are students eager to leave the comfort of the classroom and the ambiguities of theory, and apply our growing knowledge to real challenges that affect real people. We are educators dedicated to shaping values-driven leaders who have that unique combination of character and competence to make a difference through whatever endeavor they choose. We are business people committed to using our expertise, time and resources to help a new generation of young leaders understand the promise of business to create meaningful and lasting change. Together we have decided to make human progress our business. Together we pledge to take action. Together we commit to apply our passions and talents and ideas to impact as many lives as we can. Not to hand out help to people in need, but to work side-by-side with them to create opportunity. So every person and community we touch is empowered to live up to their fullest potential. Together we are ENACTUS.
This is a time for leaders who can see opportunity and turn it into value—meaningful, measurable, lasting value that will have far-reaching impact in people’s lives. Leaders who can see beyond the status quo and bring imagination and ingenuity and a...
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