Develop for Good Newsletter - November 2021
Hello Friends! 👋🏽
Our fantastic student volunteers are hard at work on their Winter Cycle projects. The Develop for Good team is also working on some very exciting things behind the scenes!
Just a quick November update from the team here at Develop for Good. 🍂
Forbes: This Stanford Student Is Closing The Digital Divide By Connecting Nonprofits And Underrepresented CS Students 🙌🏼
Develop for Good Cofounder & Co-Executive Director Mary Zhu was recently profiled in Forbes. Her interview with Fast Forward’s Cofounder Shannon Farley gives some great insights into Mary’s story, the motivation behind Develop for Good, and what the organization’s long-term vision is! Check it out here!
Project Case Study Highlight 💫
Develop for Good Internal Project: Website Redesign to better enable user engagement and flow 💻
Check out the Case Study on Develop for Good’s recent internal website redesign project!
The goal was to redesign the website to better communicate relevant information to all of Develop for Good’s stakeholders (volunteers, mentors and nonprofits). Concurrently, we wanted to showcase Develop for Good’s two-pronged mission: to accelerate the digital transformation of the nonprofit sector while empowering the next generation of leaders to commit their skills for good.
Product Manager: Julia Nguyen (IE Business School, ‘20)
UX Designers: Victor Hugo Molina Bis (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, ‘21), Yian Wang (University of Toronto, ‘21), Shannon Chakma (University of Waterloo, ‘23), Kelly Ma (Binghamton University ‘19), Cathy Yan (University of Connecticut ‘21)
Welcome to Develop for Good 🎥
Watch our recent video featuring Allyson Ko - Product Manager for our project with San Diego-based nonprofit Computer 2 Kids. Shout-out to our partners at Fast Forward for sponsoring this video!
Develop for Good Ambassador Program Pilot ♥︎
Develop for Good is trialing an Ambassador program with student volunteers across different campuses. As Develop for Good grows, we want to continue to spread our mission and have campus and regional experts serve as Ambassadors for all our stakeholders. Fill out the short form HERE if you're keen to learn more and be a part of our pilot program!
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