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2017 Week Five: Nonprofit Management

NINA KRAUSS | FUSION PARTNERSHIPS, INC. At CIIP orientation we were told that in Baltimore, a beverage consisting of half ice tea and half lemonade is called “half and half.” This left me with a burning question that, this week, I finally posed to everyone from Fusion within earshot- “Ok,…
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2017 Week Three: Nonprofit Management

VICTORIA LI | BALTIMORE CORPS – WEEK 3 This week was mostly centered on the inaugural Elevation Awards Celebration & Showcase, which happened on the night of Wednesday, June 28th. This is the celebration of the work done by seven incredible social entrepreneurs with creative solutions to help their communities…
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2017 Week Two: Nonprofit Management

NINA KRAUSS | FUSION PARTNERSHIPS, INC. This is a completely genuine offer: if you (or someone you know) are (is) interested in interning this summer for an international throat singing project, I can put you in contact with someone who could use your help. I am tempted to throw this…
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2017 Week One: Nonprofit Management

NINA KRAUSS | FUSION PARTNERSHIPS, INC. “It’ll be perfect, we just have to figure it out as we go” is a statement I heard during my first staff meeting at Fusion Partnerships. This phrase arose out of a discussion surrounding office renovations, but I feel it may end up being…
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2016 Week Four: Nonprofit Management

DIKSHANT MALLA – IMPACT HUB I really enjoyed the midpoint speaker, especially the principle of Liberty Elementary/Middle. I liked that instead of talking about his personal life and how he ended up in his current position, he used his platform to speak more about the work he has done and…
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2016 Week Three: Nonprofit Management

DIKSHANT MALLA – IMPACT HUB Last week, I was given my first major assignment of the summer which was to create a report for quarterly/half-year report to the Abell Foundation. The report is mostly reporting metrics and evaluating our performance in the first six months since its inception. As I…
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2016 Week Two: Nonprofit Management

DIKSHANT MALLA – IMPACT HUB Last week I went to a talk where DevRock argued against Beyonce’s critics who said she was capitalizing black suffering through her super bowl show. He said that although Beyonce is a multi- millionaire, her music is an attempt to bridge connections between the older…
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2016 Week One: Nonprofit Management

DIKSHANT MALLA – IMPACT HUB My first week has been awesome. On my first day I attended the opening of the Foundry near Port Covington and got to hear political figures like Elijah Cummings speak about the importance of manufacturing in Baltimore. I also had a chance to sit in…
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