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February 2021

Thought Leader and Changemaker LaTosha Brown

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

Save the date! Business+Impact is proud to co-sponsor U-M Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) Black History Month speaker LaTosha Brown. Ms. Brown is an award-winning thought leader, social strategist, philanthropic consultant, jazz singer, and catalyst for change. As co-founder of the Black Voters Matter Fund, Ms. Brown is dedicated to increasing the political power of Black people. She has more than twenty years of experience working in the non-profit and philanthropy sectors on issues related to political empowerment, social justice, economic development, leadership development,…

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Tools for Futurist Thinking in the Social Sector with Deloitte’s Monitor Institute

February 3 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

The COVID-19 pandemic has created an environment of hyper-uncertainty for social sector organizations, as the economic crisis has weakened funders and nonprofits even as the demand for their assistance is skyrocketing. Many funders and non-profits have completed their initial round of emergency response to the crisis, but they are struggling to contemplate what they should do next. To help social sector leaders confront this challenge, the Monitor Institute by Deloitte is using the tools of scenario planning—the well-tested methodology for thinking about…

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Calling Future Open Road Fellows: Application Due

February 14 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Virtual MI

Business+Impact is a proud sponsor of Open Road. During the program, MBAs trek across the United States during the month of May to take on projects with social entrepreneurs around the country. Open Road applications are officially live. If you already have your team and are ready to get started on the application, you can find it here. All application materials are due Sunday, February 14, 2021. Open Road @ Ross is a student club powered by Ford and co-sponsored…

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Pivoting During a Pandemic: How Nonprofit Organizations Are Innovating and Adapting Through a Time of Crisis

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

Each year, the University of Michigan Board Fellowship Program hosts a public forum in the form of a panel discussion with representatives from local nonprofit organizations. This year, the theme of the forum is “Pivoting During a Pandemic: How Nonprofit Organizations Have Innovated and Adapted During a Time of Crisis.” The COVID-19 pandemic has created new realities and challenges while deepening and exposing existing inequities. Within the nonprofit sector these impacts have been felt widely and profoundly. Join us as…

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Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track – Finals

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Online Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

Finals Schedule Friday, February 26:  9:00 – 11:35 am   MBC Track Finals (Seigle Impact Track, Innovation Track, Invention Track) Four finalists each track: 15 minute pitch, 15 minutes Q&A 12:30pm Winners of each track announced  1:30 – 3:15 pm  MBC Best in Business Pitches (First place winner of each track) 15 minute pitch, 15 minutes Q&A 3:15 – 5:30 pm  MBC Reception (lower level Ross building): 3:15 – 4:15 pm     Team Showcase (all Track Finalists will table) 4:15 – 4:45 pm      Elevator…

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April 2021

Impact Internship Round Two Application

April 16 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Virtual MI

Business+Impact at the Ross School of Business awards competitive grants for social impact summer internships to MBAs and BBA juniors in the Ross School of Business as well as graduate students in the Ford School of Public Policy. Awardees will serve in summer internships utilizing management skills in social impact organizations. There are two deadlines to apply: Friday, Feb. 19 by Noon ET and Friday, April 16 by Noon ET. Award decisions will be made in two rounds after each…

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May 2021

ONLINE Board Fellowship Info Session for Nonprofits

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Online Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

Are you a nonprofit organization in Southeast Michigan that is curious about the Board Fellowship program?  This session provides an overview for prospective organizations interested in participating during the 2021-22 academic year.  Business+Impact is all about building relationships. Using our rigorous matchmaking and vetting process, students with the unique skills to work in your organization on your issues will be assigned to your board as non-voting members. You will benefit from their expertise in project management, marketing, business systems, policy analysis, strategic…

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September 2021

Board Fellows Info Session for Students

September 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ross School of Business – B1570, 700 E. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States
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Business+Impact’s Nonprofit Board Fellowship Program places top graduate students as non-voting members on boards at Southeast Michigan nonprofits. An application for the program is available on our website, and is due Fri, Sept. 10 at noon. You must attend an info session like this one in order to apply to participate in the program for 2021-22.

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Student Board Fellows Application Due

September 10 @ 12:00 pm
Online Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map

Business+Impact’s Nonprofit Board Fellowship Program develops cross-sector leadership skills by placing graduate students as non-voting members on boards at Southeast Michigan nonprofits. The  Board Fellows student application for the program is due by Fri, Sept. 10 at noon. You must have attended or must watch the recording of the info session that took place Fri, Sept. 3, in order to apply to participate in the program for 2021-22.

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4th Annual Business+Impact Showcase – 2021

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tauber Colloquium (6th floor), Ross School of Business, 701 Tappan Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States
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B+I to Bring over 30 U-M Impact Groups to Ross to Build Awareness Tues, Sept. 14 @ 11 am - 1 pm Ross School of Business RSB Sixth Floor, Tauber Colloquium Welcome new and returning students! We hope your summer was empowering and invigorating, because we have a lot of opportunities coming up for you. As part of our mission to make students aware of impact opportunities across campus, we welcome students to our second annual Business+Impact Showcase on Sept. 14 from 3-5 pm…

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