c reative ideas. practical action. lasting change. The Problem…. The vast majority of student-driven o rganizations only enable students enable students to make a difference through: Raising money, or Raising awareness. This seems strange given that:
creative ideas. practical action. lasting change.
The vast majority of student-driven
organizations only enable students enable
students to make a difference through:
This seems strange given that:
Many non-profit organizations do not
operate as effectively as is possible.They
often face challenges related to:
Addressing these challenges is important
because the effectiveness of funds is just
as important as the level of funds.
The problem is that most consulting
services are prohibitively expensive, and
the few services that are pro bono are
not scalable. Most non-profit organizations
How can we improve the effectiveness of
non-profit organizations in a sustainable
and scalable way?
How can we create a
‘win-win’ situation so
that all stakeholders
To create an international student-driven
consultancy that generates significant
social impact by enabling the most
capable university students to develop
sustainable solutions to challenges faced
by socially conscious organizations.
The idea is to have a network of 180 Degrees Consulting branches based at universities around the world. At each branch, university students would work throughout the year with local non-profits to identify and overcome specific challenges they are facing.
As part of this process, students would be able to collaborate with their international peers through an online platform, leveraging the capabilities of socially-minded youth worldwide to generate innovative, sustainable and practical solutions for clients.
Put simply, non-profits have nothing to
lose and potentially a lot to gain
180 Degrees Consulting
Client engagement process