VentureLab Events

Featuring our annual gala “Ready, Set, Startup!”

Our signature gala brings together passionate supporters, educators, and industry leaders united by their belief in the transformative power of entrepreneurship education for the next generation of diverse innovators and changemakers.

Dive into the success stories of past events and learn about upcoming gatherings where we unite as a community to support youth entrepreneurship.

Children presenting business ideas on stage with posters, expressing excitement, under a "ready set startup!" sign at the Youth Entrepreneurship Fundraiser.

Ready, Set, Startup! was a Success

Join us as we reflect on the success of VentureLab’s Ready, Set, Startup! event, where over $250,000 was raised to support youth entrepreneurship. Highlights included a standout pitch from the Kids Team, featuring their innovative smoothie-making bicycle, which showcased the power of young creativity in entrepreneurship.

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Thank you for attending and supporting Ready Set Startup 2023

A Look Back at Ready, Set, Startup! 2023

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported VentureLab’s second annual Ready, Set, Startup! Gala. We’re thrilled to announce that, together, we raised $160,000 to support VentureLab programming! The event was an unforgettable evening filled with delicious food and drinks, exciting live and silent auctions, and a fun pitch event. The energy in the room was palpable as we gathered to celebrate and empower the next generation of diverse innovators and changemakers.

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facebook post with sponsors Ready Set Startup 2023

Join VentureLab’s 10th Anniversary Celebration: Ready Set Startup 2023!

Ready Set Startup 2023 is more than just a fundraising event – it’s an opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals who believe in the power of entrepreneurship education to change lives. As VentureLab marks its 10th anniversary, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating our journey and help us continue to empower the next generation of innovators and changemakers. See you in Austin!

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