Project

Elevator Pitch Creation

Youth Development

This project was

Completed

May 9, 2018

Matched with:

Donald B.

This project will save us $2,397 , 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 that communicates the mission and vision of the Organization, the work the Organization does, and why people should care
  • Advice on pitch delivery and effective communication

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.

  • Location: Remote (work anywhere)

Project Steps

Prep: Initial Dialogue
  • Volunteer Manager shares with the Professional background information on who they are, message they want to deliver, who the target audience is, and the outcome they wish to accomplish
  • Professional and Volunteer Manager decide on areas to focus on
Milestone 1: Elevator Pitch Draft
  • Professional shares first draft of elevator pitch with Volunteer Manager
  • Volunteer Manager gives feedback with comments and questions
  • Professional incorporates feedback and delivers final draft of elevator pitch
Milestone 2: Final Draft and Learnings
  • Professional and Volunteer Manager discuss how to modify message for different audiences
  • Volunteer Manager practices elevator pitch and Professional provides feedback on delivery
Prerequisites for Professional
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experience in sales and 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
Donald is an absolute rockstar! We hit it off from the start because of our common industry experience. He's a consummate professional that knows how to get the job done. Very satisfied.
Mark Gaskins
Mark G.

Project Manager

Elevator Pitch Creation Project

(No testimonial has been submitted by Donald)