Wal-Mart covers camp costs for Elk River students

Wal-Mart in Elk River has signed on to sponsor two Elk River High School students for BestPrep’s Minnesota Business Venture career and leadership development summer camp. The sponsorship will cover all camp expenses.

Minnesota Business Venture is a weeklong residential program that provides high school students with the opportunity to learn about career options, develop financial literacy and workplace skills, and pad their resume for college and scholarship applications.

Minnesota Business Venture is hosted at St. Cloud State University July 9-14 and at St. John’s University July 23-28. Applications are currently being accepted from Elk River High School students; contact BestPrep at mbv@bestprep.org or online at www.bestprep.org/mbvapp for details.