The Impact Labs program gives students meaningful insight and facilitates student exploration of various approaches to having social and environmental impact in the world. Through experiential learning activities students, often in partnership with a classmate, are paired with mentors at organizations to gain exposure to nonprofit board service, philanthropy, and impact investing. Students participate in meetings and activities designed to highlight the core business activities of each field and work for the organizations on a project that brings value to their host. The program will allow students to apply classroom knowledge to real-world organizational challenges and develop tools for their future careers and community leadership.
The Impact Labs Associate experience is a reciprocal one: students bring a fresh perspective to an organization and a desire to make a positive impact through a project; host organizations bring passion for their mission and deep experiences in their fields. The program includes the following components:
Please contact Loretta Gallegos at 650.723.7872 for more information.