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Who is an ideal mentor? • culturally sensitive adults in any sector who have a strong commitment to supporting the professional and personal development of youth • experience working directly with youth and/or with business/social enterprise development is ideal but not required
Each mentor will be placed with a team of up to 4 youth and support them in creating their own social enterprise project.
The Youth HUB Fellowship is a comprehensive, yearlong social entrepreneurship training program for emerging young leaders (ages 18-24) creating positive change in low-income communities.
Goals of the program: → Build the skills and capacity of some of the Bay Areas’ most innovative young leaders to create solutions to some of the biggest challenges facing our communities. → Provide a platform for multi-generational collaboration → Connect the business community and youth to generate positive community change.
The Fellowship includes: • 4 months of weekly social enterprise training to develop a business model strategy • Professional adult mentorship and access to co-working space and office amenities • A pitch event, where youth will present their social enterprise proposal with access to SEED FUNDING and pro-bono support from professionals (at least $1,000 per social enterprise) • 8 months of follow up coaching, training and networking events, in which you will support youth in implementing their own social enterprise project
Mentor Benefits: • FREE One year of 10hour/ month membership at Impact HUB Oakland • Acknowledgement on Youth Impact Hub website and newsletters • Public Recognition at formal pitch event • Develop a meaningful, reciprocal relationship with a young leader in your community • Networking with other passionate & committed mentors
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE NOVEMBER 1st. Participants will be selected by DECEMBER 1.
Questions? Contact: aManda Greene (510) 688-1392 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, visit: www.youthimpacthub.org