Enactus (formerly known as SIFE) is an international non-profit organization that brings together student, academic and business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living for people in need. The purpose of Enactus is to enable progress through entrepreneurial action.
Guided by academic advisors and business experts, the student leaders of Enactus create and implement community empowerment projects. The experience not only transforms lives, it helps students develop the kind of talent and perspective that are essential to leadership. Being a member of Enactus is a great way to network, build your resume, participate in competition, and serve your community. Many employers often look for Enactus members when hiring.
Enactus also offers students the opportunity to compete as part of a team. Your collegiate team can compete in the regional competition, progress to national competition, and even on to the World Cup.
Anna Edenfield (Class of 2010), graduated from the McCamish Shool of Business and thanks to Enactus, she now has a job and great working experience. Learn more about Anna Edenfield's story.