Fall 2010 Service Corps Applications Are Due September 3

Dear Net Impact members,
 
Please contact nycservicecorps@gmail.com for an application for the Fall 2010 NY/NJ Net Impact Service Corps. There are plenty of great potential projects to work with this season so please spread the word.
 
Important Service Corps Dates:
– Wednesday, September 1st there will be a happy hour/meet and greet with non-profit representatives in attendance as well as Service Corps managers available to answer questions about the program. Come and learn more about the projects before the launch, whether you are still deciding to apply or are already sure of it.
– Applications are due Friday, September 3rd.
– A required orientation will be held the evening of Tuesday, September 14 in downtown Manhattan.
 
Please note that your Net Impact membership does need to be current in order to be a part of Service Corps.
 
Thank you and we look forward to working with you this season!
 
Catherine Kim, Eric Powers, Geoffrey Ratliff, and Grace Wong
NY/NJ Service Corps Managers
(E) nycservicecorps@gmail.com
 
Potential Fall 2010 Projects:
 
4Girls GLocal Leadership – Help this gender empowerment organization currently doing work in Pakistan and Nepal to champion the leadership development of girls create a dynamic marketing action plan to move forward. (4ggl.org)
 
ACCION USA – This national microfinance leader empowers low-moderate income business owners through access to capital and financial education and now needs a market analysis of the best products and technologies to serve its clients. (www.accionusa.org)
 
E + Co – A global non-profit making investments in clean energy enterprises seeks branding and messaging development resulting in a communication plan for its key stakeholders and the public. (eandco.net)
 
Givology – An online giving marketplace for education with a global scale seeks a chapter expansion plan to grow its college volunteer base. (givology.org)
 
Goods for Good – This organization matches excess goods from the United States with the needs of vulnerable children in the developing world and needs assistance in marketing itself to donors and corporate partners.(www.goods4good.org)
 
Public Allies – Help this community leadership development organization create a comprehensive communications and marketing strategy to raise their visibility. (www.publicallies.org)
 
Rising Tide Capital – This Jersey City-based microenterprise training organization, recognized by President Obama, helps build stronger businesses and needs a coordinated long-term human resources plan. (www.risingtidecapital.org)
 
United Way of Hudson County – Help this community development organization analyze the market and create a business plan for a thrift store to support both the organization and its constituents. (www.unitedwayofhc.org)
 
Washington Park Association of Hudson County – A community development organization creating programs and activities around Washington Park in Jersey City seeks a strategic plan to focus the organization’s path. (www.wpanj.org)
 
Year Up New York – Help the New York chapter of this national youth career development organization analyze a new potential market for its services and develop a strategic plan. (yearup.org)