Spectrum News anchor Claudine Chalfant interviewed Apparo’s Director of Programs & Pro Bono Engagements, Lavonne McLean, about the Mission Possible Award program.
They touched on one of the biggest challenges nonprofits face, and why strong nonprofits are a critical component of addressing economic mobility in the area.
Charlotte Bilingual Preschool was the winner of Apparo’s 2018 Mission Possible Award, sponsored by Accenture. They received over $60,000 of service and a $10,000 towards improving their technology infrastructure.
As winners of Apparo’s Mission Possible Award in 2017, Heart Math Tutoring’s Emily Gaffney, Executive Director, and Rebecca Presnell, Business Operations Manager, are very familiar with the Community Impact Project (CIP) process and its benefits.
Apparo and Hospitality House of Charlotte have partnered since 2011. Hospitality House has participated in a grant program, received Tech Therapy, a Community Impact Project and Training to improve their ability to fulfill their mission.
Apparo’s work with Hospitality House of Charlotte began in 2011. We have worked together through a grant program, Tech Therapy, Training and a Community Impact Project. Currently, we are engaged in additional Tech Therapy.
The PROJECT Podcast, hosted by Steve Rutherford, featured Apparo CEO, Kim Lanphear, with Charlotte Bilingual Preschool Executive Director, Banu Valladares, to talk about our partnership.
2018 Mission Possible Award Winner Charlotte Bilingual Preschool has been selected as a MECK Pre-K site. As they enter their 20th year of service, this partnership will enable them to provide families with extended day preschool programs for the first time.
As the winner of the 2019 Mission Possible Award, Ada Jenkins Center is receiving $10,000 USD and $50,000 worth of pro bono Accenture consulting to implement Lifetick, an online goal-setting software platform.
The Ada Jenkins Center received Apparo’s 2019 Mission Possible: The Economic Opportunity Award, sponsored by Accenture, on May 11 at the 13th Annual ConnectivIT® Ball. Apparo’s ConnectivIT® Series culminated at the Ball, where the organization reached a series fundraising total of more than $1 million.