The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (IHEP) was developed by The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative in collaboration with Clifton Taulbert’s Building Community Institute and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative: The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative, LLC is an organization dedicated to providing interactive real-world entrepreneurship education programs for individuals and organizations worldwide. Their mission is to create inspired learning programs that deliver real-world impact. Their clients include the Cisco Entrepreneur Institute and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City. They have enrolled more than 3000 students in more than 30 countries worldwide.
Clifton Taulbert: Pulitzer nominee Clifton Taulbert is an internationally acclaimed author, lecturer and thought leader on the critical issue of building community. Recognized by Time Magazine as one of our nation’s outstanding emerging entrepreneurs, Mr. Taulbert is best known for his books Once Upon A Time When We Were Colored and Eight Habits of The Heart: Embracing Values That Build Communities. Mr. Taulbert’s ability to connect with diverse individuals across a broad professional spectrum has introduced him to audiences from members of the United States Supreme Court to CEOs of Fortune 500 Companies.
The Kauffman Foundation: The Kauffman Foundation works with leading educators and researchers nationwide to create awareness of the powerful economic impact of entrepreneurship, to develop and disseminate proven programs that enhance entrepreneurial skills and abilities, and to improve the environment in which entrepreneurs start and grow businesses.