Meet our BestPrep staff.
Request virtual presentations for your students!
Volunteer with students through BestPrep!
Join us for the Annual Luncheon on October 5, 2020.
Congrats to SMG Allianz Challenge Winners 2020
Cloud Coach: Seeing an Lasting Impact on Students
From the Classroom Of…Jen Legatt, North Hopkins Junior High School
PwC: Supporting Mentorship and Financial Literacy for 30 Years
Stock Market Game Spring, Year Long, and Allianz Challenge 2020 Winners
The Technology Integration Workshop 2020 will be digital!
Introducing eMBV: BestPrep’s summer camp is going virtual!
Volunteer Spotlight: An Interview with a Financial Matters Volunteer
Minnesota Business Venture (MBV) BestPrep News Brief
BestPrep News Brief: Providing Virtual Programming
BestPrep’s Response to COVID-19
Thanks for attending Birdies for BestPrep 2020!
From the Classroom of…Eric Bartosh, Valley Middle School
Xcel Energy: Three Decades of Professional & Educational Partnership
Stock Market Game funding secured for 2019-2020
From the Classroom Of…Jenna Gomer, Burnsville High School
TIW 2020 Registration Opening Soon
MBV 2019 St. John’s Day 5: Youth Empowerment Day
MBV 2019 St. John’s Day 4: Financial Freedom Day
MBV 2019 St. John’s Day 3: Entrepreneur Day
MBV 2019 St. John’s Day 2: Career Day
MBV 2019 St. John’s Day 1: Dare To Dream
MBV 2019 St. Thomas Day 5: Youth Empowerment Day
MBV 2019 St. Thomas Day 4: Financial Freedom
MBV 2019 St. Thomas Day 3: Entrepreneur Day
MBV 2019 St. Thomas Day 2: Career Day
MBV 2019 St. Thomas Day 1: Dare to Dream
Volunteer Spotlight: An Interview with a BestPrep Service Award Winner
Spotlighting a Partnership with Opus College of Business and the Technology Integration Workshop
From the Classroom Of…Karla Hultgren, St. Cloud Christian School
Save the Date for the Annual Luncheon 2019
2019 Student Essay Competition
From the Classroom Of… Ruth Durand, Rockford Elementary
Featured Partner: Highlighting our Partnership with Travelers
Minnesota Business Venture is coming to the Twin Cities in 2019
Another successful Birdies for BestPrep in 2019
Wealth Enhancement Group Receives 2019 Humanitarian of the Year Award
BestPrep awarded “Dedicated Partner” by MENTOR Minnesota
Best Buy-BestPrep partnership paves the way for student success
Four Decades of Professional and Educational Partnership with Cargill
A Partnership of Volunteerism and Advocacy with North Star Resource Group
MBV SJU 2018 – Day 5 – Campers to Company Commanders
MBV SJU 2018 – Day 4 – Real World Readiness
MBV SJU 2018 – Day 3 – Fluent in Finance
MBV SJU 2018 – Day 2 – Nothing But Net(Working)
MBV SJU 2018 – Day 1
SCSU 2018: Day 5 – Game Day
SCSU 2018: Day 4 – Operation Preparation
SCSU 2018: Day 3 – Practice (Interviews) Makes Perfect
SCSU 2018: Day Two – We’re Jammin’!
SCSU 2018: Day One – Welcome to Camp!
Teachers & Volunteers Honored at 2018 Annual Luncheon
Student Feature: Mill City Made
Educator Excels with BestPrep Programs
Tyus Jones Becomes Honorary Chair of BestPrep’s Cloud Coach Program
A Lifetime of Support: 3M’s Everlasting Impact
An Evening of Fun at Birdies for BestPrep 2018
The Impact of Mentoring
Thank You, Mentors!
Allianz Life: Providing Decades of Support
BestPrep Remembers Volunteer Steve Berger
MBV Students in the News!
Fall InvestWrite Competition Begins Soon
BestPrep Program Helps Students Gain Financial Literacy Skills
Student Essay Winners to be Honored at 2017 Educational Forum
Como Park Student to Read Essay at 2017 Educational Forum
General Mills: A Legacy of Leadership
MBV: We Got the Loan!
Educator Discount for Oct. 24 Educational Forum
The Stock Market Game Has a Lasting Impact
Classroom Speaker Request Forms Are Now Available
Teachers Excelled During the Technology Integration Workshop
Oct 24 Educational Forum Registration Now Open
Volunteer in the Classroom This Fall
Investment in Vision: Wells Fargo’s Remarkable Support of BestPrep’s Programs
SJU 2017: Day Five – Let’s Get Down to Business!
SJU 2017: Day Four — Final Countdown
SJU 2017: Day Three — Tuesday Halfway
SJU 2017: Day Two — Getting into the Groove of MBV
SJU 2017: Day One – Let’s Begin Camp!
SCSU 2017 Day 5: It’s Game Time – Business Plans
SCSU 2017 Day 4: Final Crunch Time!
SCSU 2017: Putting the “Business” in Minnesota Business Venture!
SCSU 2017: The Challenge Has Started
SCSU 2017: Registration Day!
2017 Call for TIW Registration
Robbinsdale Cooper Educator Selected as Teacher of the Year
Minnesota Students Bring Home National Awards
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
Summer Camp to Ivy League: A Student’s Journey with BestPrep
A Surprise at the WEM Outstanding Educator Awards Brunch
Student Essay Competition Winners Announced
General Mills Volunteer Wins Top Award at 2017 Annual Luncheon
Alan Page to Headline Educational Forum This Fall
Many Hands: UnitedHealth Group’s Incredible Partnership with BestPrep
Volunteer at Minnesota Business Venture this Summer
Opportunity: Host a Teacher for a Job Shadow
2017 Annual Luncheon to Feature Xcel Energy’s CEO
New Speaker Announced for MBV – Encourage Students to Register!
Join Us This Summer to See What’s New at TIW
Prevent Distracted Driving Crashes – Request a Speaker!
Educator Award Winners Announced for Annual Luncheon
A Night of Celebration at 2017 Birdies for BestPrep
Judges Needed for Educational Forum Essay Competition
GEN Children’s Charity Changes Lives Through Support of Youth Programs
Get Engaged with Financial Matters!
Allstate Foundation Announces Funding
Xcel Energy CEO to Give Keynote at 2017 Annual Luncheon
Spread the Joy of the Holiday Season with a Tax-Deductible Gift to BestPrep
Include The Stock Market Game in your Spring Curriculum!
New and Updated Classroom Presentations Available
2017 Essay Competition Open; Winners to Meet Alan Page
Birdies for BestPrep 2017 – A Way to Warm Up Winter
BestPrep & United Way Focus on Career Exploration
Silent Auction Items Needed for 2017 Birdies for BestPrep
$10,000 Match Doubles the Impact of Your Gift!
TCF honored with 2017 BestPrep Humanitarian Award
TIW’s Electronic Lesson Library is Now Updated!
“Housing Matters” Classroom Presentation Now Available!
Student Essay Competition Topic Announced
Investing with The Stock Market Game
Submit Speaker Requests Now for the School Year
Minnesotans Can Be the Blueprint for Change
Golf Tournament Raises $87,000 for MBV Summer Camp
Summer Program Results Are In
40th Anniversary Magazine Celebrates Milestone
SJU 2016: Presentation Day
SJU 2016: Crunch Time
SJU 2016: Preparing For Success
SJU 2016: Monday Funday
SJU 2016: Drop Off Day
SJU 2016: Training Day!
SCSU 2016: Last Day
SCSU 2016: Day Four Team Work
SCSU 2016: Third Day Thriving
SCSU 2016: Second Day Success
SCSU 2016: First Day Wonders
SCSU 2016: Training Day
BestPrep Teacher of the Year recognized at Luncheon
Teachers – Join us this summer!
MBV Student Recruits 14 Peers to Attend Camp
Volunteer of the Year selected at 2016 Annual Luncheon
Become a Business Partner to an Educator
Volunteer Spots Remain for Both MBV Camps
Story 16 – Intro to Business
Story 15 – Committed to Student Success
Story 14 – From Student to Mentor
Story 13 – Putting technology skills to use
Story 12 – Business Journal Feature
Encourage Your High School Students to Register for MBV
Join us This Summer to Learn New Teaching Strategies
Request a Classroom Speaker to Talk About Distracted Driving
BestPrep Honors MN Teachers with Awards at Annual Luncheon
GEN Charity Golf Event to Benefit BestPrep
May 17 Luncheon to feature Cargill CEO
Financial Matters to reach 2,000 students in April
Give Back this Summer: Volunteer with BestPrep
We’ve Moved! BestPrep Open House April 28th
Annual Luncheon Speaker Announced!
Story 11 – The Power of Possible
Fall Winners are in for The Stock Market Game!
Volunteers – We Need Your Help This Spring!
Teachers: Prom Season Is Approaching
Applications now accepted for Minnesota Business Venture 2016!
Birdies for BestPrep a Hole-in-One!
Story 10 – A 30 Year Commitment
Story 9 – An Idea Ahead of It’s Time
eMentors Meet and Greets: A Day in the Life
Story 8 – Essay Winners
eMentors: A Teacher’s View
Story 7 – I Am a Mentor Day
Story 6 – Inspiring
January is National Mentoring Month!
Story 5 – Career Day Perspective
2015 Educational Forum A Success!
Students Get To “Ask An Expert”
Teachers – Link what your students are learning to their future career
Birdies for BestPrep – New Location!
40 Stories for 40 Years
Growth is on the horizon with 40th Anniversary Fund
Story 4 – Entrepreneurial Spirit
Story 3: Life-changing
Story 2 – eMentors Impact
Story 1 – Our first supporter
Give to the Max Day 2015: A Bigger Match & New Campaign
Don’t Miss Angelique Kidjo at the Educational Forum
Xcel Energy Honored with Humanitarian Award
Fall InvestWrite Competition is Open
BestPrep’s 40th Anniversary
The Stock Market Game – Investing 101
Speaker Request Forms Now Open
Educators Advance Their Skills
Students Shine Beyond Business
3M & EY; Lead Sponsors for Educational Forum
SJU 2015: Departure
SJU 2015: Business Plans!
SJU 2015: Crunch Time!
SJU 2015: Mock Interviews
SJU 2015: Corporate Olympics Day
SJU 2015: First Day at St. John’s!
SCSU 2015: Final Day!
SCSU 2015: One Day Until Business Plan Presentation
SCSU 2015: Bonding and Growing
SCSU 2015: Getting Into the Swing of Camp
SCSU 2015: Students Arrive
SCSU 2015: Student Staff’s First Day
Thrivent Financial Sponsors BestPrep staff member to attend New Strategies Program
We’re hiring! Join the BestPrep team!
Improved Teacher Resources for SMG
Help a Teacher by Being a Business Partner Volunteer
Volunteer with High School Students this Summer
UnitedHealth Group volunteers receive Volunteer of the Year Award
Save the Date: November 10th Educational Forum
Annual Luncheon Award Winners Announced!
Annual Report Available
Spring Stock Market Game
Summer Programs for Students & Teachers
Schedule speakers for Financial Literacy Month
Students & Volunteers: Check out BestPrep’s Essay Competition
Just in Time for Prom
How to be a GREAT eMentor!
eMentors: The Mentor Experience
eMentors: The Value for Teachers and Students
Last Chance to Join Us at Birdies for BestPrep!
The Stock Market Game Fall Winners Announced!
Planning for Summer? MBV Registration is Open!
Celebrate National Mentoring Month
Kaitz’s Corner: Many Ways To Give
Annual Luncheon 2015 Keynote Speaker Announced!
BestPrep and Allstate Partner for National Don’t Text and Drive Week
RBC Wealth Management to be honored with Humanitarian Award
$5,000 Match Gift Doubles Your Impact When You Support BestPrep
We are hiring!
Summer wrap-up: What did you do during summer vacation?
Educators: Incorporate free interactive opportunities into your classroom
Include BestPrep in your Workplace Giving
Allianz Life, Allstate, and Wells Fargo top BestPrep’s 2014 donors
Save the date: BestPrep Essay Competition
Business Plan Presentations Day!
Networking, Ethics, Philanthropy and More!
“Why should I hire you?”
Starting off with a bang
MBV Blog: Business Plan Presentations
MBV Blog: Recognizing opportunity
MBV Blog: Preparing Future Entrepreneurs
MBV Blog: Learning To Work As A Team
Medtronic volunteer honored for 20 year commitment at Annual Luncheon
Build your resume this summer; only 50 spots remain for Minnesota Business Venture
Volunteer with high school students this summer
Kaitz’s Corner: Motivation and persistence are key to student success
Volunteer with a teacher by being a Business Partner
Annual Luncheon Unites Student and Business Leaders
Students Thrive in eMentors Program
Does Your Curriculum Need a Boost?
Volunteer Opportunity: Help Teachers Prep Students for Workforce
Thank You, BestPrep Volunteers!
Chicks & Charity Financial Literacy Month Fundraiser for BestPrep
Free Financial Literacy Month Event with Jump$tart Coalition
Volunteers Wanted to Help Students This Summer
Seeking Student Leaders for Minnesota Business Venture
Steer Your Career Guide
Birdies for BestPrep 2014 – A Resounding Success!
April is Financial Literacy Month!
Gear Up for Summer with BestPrep!
Allstate Safe Driving Presentations
BestPrep’s 2012-13 Annual Report
December 2013 Newsletter
SMG Highlighted on Twelve TV
From camper to intern, seeing MBV from every perspective
Students and Staff Wrap Up the Week at MBV
Today is the Day: Business Plan Presentations
It’s not what you know, it’s who you know at MBV
Mock Interviews and Company Meetings Teach Students Real Life Lessons
Kicking off MBV at St. John’s University!
Final Reflections on MBV
Today is the Day!
Building Responsible Leaders at MBV
Mock interview reflections, unforgettable camp experiences
MBV 2013 is Underway at SCSU!
2011-2012 Annual Report
March 2013 Newsletter
January 2013 Newsletter
November 2012 Newsletter
Fall 2012 Newsletter
MBV Student Shares Experience
June 2012 Newsletter