SAGE is an international programme initiated at the California State University Chico USA. It is currently operating in all the continents of the world. The SAGE mission is to help create the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders whose innovations and social enterprises address the major unmet needs of our global community.
It engages young people in a hands-on learning process on how to create wealth, help others and their communities.
SAGE was introduced in Nigeria in 2005 and has shown that it is a potent model for educational reform, community service learning and youth employment generation. It is strategy is to prepare and empower Nigerian youths for business and civic leadership.