Teach A Man To Fish guides teacher-and-student teams, step by step, to set up a fully-functioning school business that is both educational and profitable.

Since 2006, our innovative School-Business Model has created more than 150,000 student entrepreneurs, over 7,500 inspirational teachers, and in excess of 1,500 profit-making school businesses in countries all over the world.

We focus on young people in developing and emerging countries, and offer a range of programmes, face-to-face services, training and consultancy, which are tailored to every context.


"Our hope is that the students taking part in our programmes will become job creators rather than job seekers"

The School Enterprise Challenge

Join our global community of enterprising schools

Every year thousands of students learn to plan, set up, and run their own school business as part of our flagship programme. Using our free and easy to use resources, your students will create a fully functional and profitable business, developing 21st century skills along the way.


Inspirational Stories: Sharom

Sharom is the proud owner of a successful poultry business

Sharom Muwanika started life in a single-parent household in one of Kampala’s slum areas. After taking part in the 2013 School Enterprise Challenge, he gained the confidence and skills to start his own poultry business.

Sharom is now running a successful business which makes a monthly profit of UGX 400,000 (US$134). He uses this income to pay for his sister's schooling, support his mother, and cover the salary of his first employee. He has also paid for a new roof for the family's home.