Who We Are
Enactus Memorial is a student-run organization based out of Memorial University of Newfoundland. We run projects that impact the economy by improving the standard of living and quality of life of the people we work with everyday.
We are one of 60 teams in Canada and 1,800 worldwide, we have been recognized as the best in Canada 7 times, and in 2008 won the Enactus World Cup.
Recent Blog Posts
3,388 friendships 82 members 12,656 volunteer hours 10 projects 53 businesses 92 jobs created $1,025,795.87 revenue generated This year our enactus family worked incredibly hard and we had one of our most successful years to date. We created true change locally, nationally and internationally through the positive power of business and we are so proud […]
Meshari Alwashmi was born in Saudi Arabia and moved to Canada in 2007. Currently, he is pursuing a Masters Degree in Clinical Epidemiology at the Memorial University Faculty of Medicine. Meshari also has worked in many health institutions across Ontario and Newfoundland. Meshari started his entrepreneurial journey in 2013 by enrolling in a very competitive business […]
Three years after the devastating Earthquake, which shook Haiti forever, the struggling country is still in need of major relief and support. With sustainable employment remaining scarce Enactus Memorial saw an opportunity to make a change, which would be impactful to the people who need it most. In September 2013, Enactus Memorial partnered up with […]
J.R. was a participant of our POE program in 2011 (back when it was called Based in Business) and in just two year he has made incredible progress. At the young age of 32, J.R. retired from the military after serving 11 years. He came to our program with an idea for a woodworking business […]