For Peoria by the Future of Peoria.
For Peoria by the Future of Peoria.
A Cutting Edge Hands-On Business Curriculum for Public High Schools.

Welcome to AppsCo


Feature story by WMBD news, Peoria, IL

AppsCo is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization providing a fully integrated business learning curriculum for public school students. Our mission is to create a safe environment that challenges minds and fosters mentorship through local business leaders, giving students life skills and business experience critical to shaping their future. AppsCo students receive a hands-on learning experience working on projects and receiving internships for local businesses to reinforce the classroom principles.

84% of alumni indicate that their experience enabled them to connect what they learned to college, the workplace, and life.
Sponsors indicated that 75% of participants reliably showed an increase in job related skills, productivity, morale and overall success.
Studies of high school business programs indicate a 20% increase in high school academic performance among participating students over non-participating students.

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A Day In the Life of an AppsCo Member
October 24, 2019
Day in the life of an AppsCo member In this blog post, I will go over one member of AppsCo's daily schedule, and how they use their time over a one day period....
AppsCo Rise Up Event!
October 8, 2019
AppsCo Rise Up Event By: Ethan Mejzak On September 19th, AppsCo held a fundraising event to held support AppsCo in its ventures to help expand its program t...
A Dynamic Duo
September 29, 2019
Meet the Crew Part 3 By Carolina Remond Today we are introducing two ladies in our team. The first is Amanda Tran. The second is Katt Withers. Amanda works ...
Meet The Crew! Part 2
September 11, 2019
Meet Some More Members By Ethan Mejzak In this blog post, I will tell you more about two of our wonderful members here at AppsCo, Maryjane and Ethan. I will...
Experience AppsCo’s Rise Up Event!
August 26, 2019
By: Ethan Mejzak The Event Join AppsCo in our effort to give the youth the power to be the next business and civil leaders. On September 19th, at the Venue Ch...
I Saw Come From Away and I Had A Whole New Perspective
August 19, 2019
  By Carolina Remond It’s two weeks before junior year is going to start and I’m longing for one last adventure. So, to fulfill this wish, a dear fri