Night Shift: Tech for Good
Night Shift is a 10-week mobile/web app development accelerator where a team of engineers and developers take a nonprofit from problem to prototype and learn how to build tech for good. Night Shift is a partnership between Skookum and Queen City Forward. Program begins in February. Applications open Dec 1st.
ImpactU is a 10-week summer program for social entrepreneurs in college. ImpactU combines course work, co-working, and coaching to help a college student or college team launch a social venture. Program runs June - August. Applications open February 15th.
Social Entrepreneur Coaching
Queen City Forward accepts social entrepreneurs and startup teams into our one-on-one coaching program on a rolling basis. Selected entrepreneurs and teams are matched with a coach and a mentor for a two-part program. Part I is a 6-week intensive program designed to accelerate an idea or startup. During Part I, teams meet with their coach and mentor weekly and complete assignments. Part II is a 10-month program to provide additional resources and support through monthly meetings and additional coaching sessions from Queen City Forward's network of experts.
The QCF Think Tank is a fast-paced, facilitated ideation session in which a team of innovative talent tackles a community challenge submitted by local nonprofits and community organizations. Our Think Tanks are the perfect introduction to the QCF approach. Together, we go from problem to possibilities in just 2 hours.