MBAs serve on a nonprofit board for an academic year to learn about governance, social change, philanthropy, and leadership. The students gain hands-on experience and the boards gain fresh perspectives, while helping to develop the next generation of board leaders.
Social impact organizations face many challenges in addressing society’s largest and most complex problems. With guidance from Haas faculty and coaching from experienced McKinsey & Company volunteer consultants, multi-disciplinary student teams are paired with organizations and delve into semester-long consulting projects to address strategy or organization development questions put forth by their nonprofit clients.
Philanthropy Fellows explore or advance their careers in philanthropy through this unique professional development partnership with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. Applications opening soon for the next cohort.
This new program is designed to meet an emerging need in the market: finance leadership roles in a social impact organization. The program will include rigorous analytic courses, industry mentorship, internships, scholarships, and career guidance.