Client: INROADS, Inc. Overview: INROADS develops and connects high promising minority students with salaried corporate internships at America’s leading companies. INROADS has earned the trust and respect of America’s Fortune 500 companies and have placed students in over 125,000 internships during its 40-year history. Objective: Create a national PR plan to highlight organizational milestones over its 40-year history and reinforce organizational mission to current and prospective corporate partners.
Client: Fonkoze/Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Overview: If there is one client of ours that believes in the promotion of social justice and economic development, then that is Fonkoze. Fonkoze is a microfinance organization that provides the people of Haiti a way out of poverty through entrepreneurship, economic self-sufficiency, and education. The organization works within rural communities of Haiti to help them start up small businesses from everything including a local food market to farming. Essentially, Fonkoze is a bank for the poor in Haiti. Objective: Grow Fonkoze’s foreign remittance business and increase investment activity among Haiti’s poor particularly in late of Haiti’s 2010 devastating earthquake.