How market day teaches financial literacy to these kid entrepreneurs

‘Make something, sell something, make money, connect with the community’

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Some young entrepreneurs have spent the summer honing their skills and gearing up for the Girls For A Change Market Day in North Chesterfield this Friday.

Asani Ka-Re’s passion for sewing started when she took a textiles class when she was just 8 years old.

“We made a pillow and I thought it was really fun and I made scrunchies first and I sold my first scrunchie at market day here and I made money and it was fun to make it,” Asani said. “But I don’t want to make that every year, so I decided to start my own business called Kenti — and I make other things now.”

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