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Unlock Your Campus Ingenuity and Marketplace

Kanu is the perfect tool for campus entrepreneurs. Offering students a way to make money while gaining valuable experience in and outside of the classroom.

What is KANU

Kanu empowers and develops college entrepreneurs through a secure campus marketplace where student ideas, services and products earn money and invaluable business experience. A campus economy begins to take shape.

From wanting to start a business, to actually launching, Kanu delivers students a platform to successfully test and enhance skills in product/service design, marketing, pricing, delivery, client satisfaction and more!

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“A significant challenge is providing a real way for students to test…

and launch business ideas and integrate market feedback… with Kanu, Students apply the fundamentals of entrepreneurship within a classroom setting.”

Dr. Nancy Forster-Holt

Dr. Nancy Forster-Holt

University of Rhode Island

KANU is built for

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Students

Offering a marketplace for goods & services - for students to help students, and get paid for it!

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Entrepreneur Students

Offering hands-on experience to future entrepreneurs - giving them all the tools they need to succeed.

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Educators

Boosting curriculums with highly relevant skills and adding value to courses, in and outside the classroom.

“With KANU we were able to actually launch and operate our very own first business...

and turn our hobby into a source of income.

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Carissa Hawkes

University of Rhode Island

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Empowering Your College Community

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Plan and Profit

The key to any business is a good plan. Kanu becomes the pathway to generate income and professional advancement.

  • Professors can sit on student business boards
  • Oversight to create viable business plans
  • Guidance through business challenges to ensure success

Campus Consumer Gateway

The greatest challenge for most businesses is generating customers, but this is critical to testing business concepts.

  • Connects you to your campus
  • Relies on .edu emails
  • Easy to offer and deliver goods and services
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Campus Map

Launch hyper local offerings, browse services nearby, or utilize the map to navigate your campus.

  • See nearby offerings
  • Test demand based on location
  • Build and refine custom storefronts
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Take a Look at Our Entrepeneurs

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All Things Design

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4.7 • Graphic Design

If you can dream it, I can design it. Let’s turn your vision into a reality today.

Services
Logo Design $5
Flyer Design $6
Presentation Design $15
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Guitar Lessons

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4.7 • Tutoring

Whether you want to learn, advance, or master your skills; let me show you what 8 years of lessons taught me!

Services
Beginner $5/hr
Intermediate $5/hr
Advanced $5/hr
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Car Cleaning

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4.8 • Cleaning

Let’s make your car look brand new! On-demand, 7 days a week, on-campus and off-campus.

Services
Interior $10 / per session
Exterior $15 / per session
Both $20 / per session
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Workout Buddy

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4.6 • Lifestyle

I will motivate, support, and help you reach your personal fitness goals. First run is free, if you can keep up!

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Run Free
Meal Plan $10
Workout Plan $10
Unlock Your Campus Ingenuity and Marketplace
Kanu is the perfect tool for campus entrepreneurs.  Offering students a way to make money while gaining valuable experience in and outside of the classroom.
 KANU is built for
Students
Offering a marketplace for goods & services - for students to help students, and get paid for it!
Entrepreneur Students
Offering hands-on experience to future entrepreneurs - giving them all the tools they need to succeed.
Educators
Boosting curriculums with highly relevant skills and adding value to courses, in and outside the classroom.
Empowering Your College Community
Plan and Profit
The key to any business is a good plan.  Kanu becomes the pathway to generate income and professional advancement.
• Professors can sit on student business boards
• Oversight to create viable business plans
• Guidance through business challenges to ensure success
Campus Consumer Gateway
The greatest challenge for most businesses is generating customers, but this is critical to testing business concepts.  
Kanu solves that issue for students.
• Connects you to your campus  
• Relies on .edu emails
• Easy to offer and deliver goods and services
Campus Map
Launch hyper local offerings, browse services nearby, or utilize the map to navigate your campus.
• See nearby offerings
• Test demand based on location
• Build and refine custom storefronts
EXPLORE THE MAP
What is KANU
Kanu empowers and develops college entrepreneurs through a secure campus marketplace where student ideas, services and products earn money and invaluable business experience.  A campus economy begins to take shape.
From wanting to start a business, to actually launching,  Kanu delivers students a platform to successfully test and enhance skills in product/service design, marketing, pricing, delivery, client satisfaction and more!
FOR STUDENTS
FOR EDUCATORS
A significant challenge is providing a real way for students to test…
and launch business ideas and integrate market feedback… with Kanu, Students apply the fundamentals of entrepreneurship within a classroom setting.”
Dr. Nancy Forster-Holt
University of Rhode Island
With KANU we were able to actually launch and operate our very own first business...
Carissa Hawkes
University of Rhode Island studens
With KANU we were able to actually launch and operate our very own first business...
and turn our hobby into a source of income.
Carissa Hawkes
University of Rhode Island
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Take a Look at Our Entrepeneurs
Services
All Things Design
4.7
• Graphic Design
Logo Design
Flyer Design
Presentation Design
$5
$6
$15
If you can dream it, I can design it. Let’s turn your vision into a reality today.
Services
Guitar Lessons
4.7
• Tutoring
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
$5/hr
$5/hr
$5/hr
Whether you want to learn, advance, or master your skills; let me show you what 8 years of lessons taught me!
Services
Car Cleaning
4.8
• Cleaning
Interior
Exterior
Both
$10 / per session
$15 / per session
$20 / per session
Let’s make your car look brand new! On-demand, 7 days a week, on-campus and off-campus.
Services
Workout Buddy
4.6
• Lifestyle
Run
Meal Plan
Workout Plan
Free
$10
$10
I will motivate, support, and help you reach your personal fitness goals. First run is free, if you can keep up!