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CCNYPA Drexel University (Dornsife Entrepreneurship) VISTA
Programs for West Philadelphia entrepreneurs and small business owners include: B Smart, which leverages Drexel faculty’s and community partner organizations’ expertise to build small business capacity and provide access to capital; the Business Idea Group (BIG) [1] which meets monthly for business owners to network; business coaching to refine budding business concepts; and Quickbooks classes for entrepreneurs, business owners, and freelancers. Together, these programs form a continuum of services that reached 64 small businesses owners last year, 20 of whom participated in more than one program. The VISTA will help create/strengthen opportunities for low-income individuals to develop workforce knowledge and skills that will meet the needs of employers.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA will work to: formalize program partners’ participation; finalize program structure (e.g., program application, coaching engagement platforms) to more clearly track outcomes; create an effective outreach strategy based on existing partnerships and program collateral that foots with new branding materials from Westphal College; and maintain existent monthly (BIG) programming to build audience for B Smart
Program Benefits : On Campus Resources ,  Housing ,  Training ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Education . 
Skills :
Non-Profit Management ,  General Skills ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Public Speaking ,  Leadership ,  Education ,  Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment . 
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CCNYPA Drexel University (Dornsife Entrepreneurship) VISTA

Program Start/End Date
07/19/2021  -   07/20/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA   Philadelphia/Wilmington/Atlantic City  


Accepting Applications
From  03/01/2021  To  06/25/2021 

Contact Soneyet Muhammad
3509 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia   PA   19104

Listing ID 101387