Elevator Pitch Creation

Youth Development

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This project will save us $1,500, allowing us to repurpose those funds to cover transportation to take the students to NASA Ames Research Center.

What We Need

  • A script for a 1-2 minute verbal pitch, with the following guidelines:
    • It effectively communicates who you are as an Organization, what you do, and why people should care
    • Has a clear ask or call to action

How This Will Help

The success of our organization depends on Creating a script that can get to the point with impact.. Without your help, we cannot deliver a pitch that will win grants and more funding.. Your skills will empower us to change the narrative of how we present our message to funder.

What We Have In Place

We currently have one pagers, social media, fliers, and grant templates which should make it easy for you to get started. We also have a website, strategic plan and the ability to provide any other information you need.

  • Estimated Time
    Volunteers: 5-15 hours over 1 week
    Organizations: 1-3 hours
  • Location: Remote (work anywhere)
  • Requirements: This project requires a short interview with the organization. If your application is accepted, you'll receive an email from Catchafire with instructions to schedule a call.

Project Steps

This project is designed to be done in less than a day. It doesn't have a predefined set of project steps.

Prerequisites for Professional
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experience crafting elevator pitches
Prerequisites for Organization
  • Comprehensive information you can share about who you are as an Organization and what you do
  • Clarity on what your ask will be

Our Mission

To develop a sustainable academic pipeline for underserved (K-16) youth of African ancestry and engage families in the work of building our community.

What We Do

We foster an environment of academic excellence, cultivate parent leadership, sponsor community engagement, promote healthy living and advocate for socio-economic mobility.

Youth Development Diversity & Inclusion Education