When I Grow Up Career Expo Information

  • At Hatboro-Horsham School District, our goal is to challenge and prepare our students to achieve their maximum potential. We want to provide innovative, educational programs that let students collaborate with educators, parents, and our community. And our local businesses are a critical part of this experience!

    The “When I Grow Up” K-12 Career EXPO (WIGU) is a wonderful opportunity for businesses to engage with students of all ages. As a participating business, you will be able to help students discover their interests, talents, and possible careers.

    The purpose of WIGU is to open the minds of our students by showcasing real-life work experiences with hands-on engagement. It is an excellent chance for the community and the District to work together to make a real impact on our students and their futures. Last year, we had over 50 businesses attend to demonstrate what they do and how they do it. The students, their parents, and teachers all had such a wonderful time learning about technology, healthcare, manufacturing, sustainability, and so much more.

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    As employers, you know recruiting and retaining talent is a top priority, and we must prepare young people for successful careers in our region.  In that spirit, we warmly invite you and your business to engage with our school community.   This is also a great opportunity for businesses and students to express interest in internships.

     

    Exhibitor fee: $100 to defray event expenses.
    Exhibitor fee & Sponsorship’s can be paid by check or through PayPal (visit www.hattercentral.com for payment info)
    ** Exhibitor fee waived for sponsors **

    Join us and grow our students’ perspective of the world!

    Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Time: 10:00AM – 2:00PM
    Place: Crooked Billet-Hallowell
    Learning Community
    501 W Moreland Ave
    Horsham, PA 19044

    REGISTRATION FORM
    SPONSORSHIP FORM

    Please fill out the sponsorship form on your computer, save it, and e-mail it as an attachment to jhagan@hatboro-horsham.org                                                   

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     Maddie Thorne - an HHSD student who secured
     an internship with IMET Corp. through this event!

     

    Check out this year's expo!