STAND OUT CHALLENGE
Let your personality, passion, and purpose shine through.
Are you interesting enough to be thumb-stopping? Get people excited by your organization's mission so they don't scroll on by. Communicate what drives you, the change you wish to make in the world, and why we should care.
Create an attention-grabbing profile page featuring you and your organization.
- While you're at it, update your LinkedIn profile and bio on your nonprofit website.
- Craft a 6-word introduction using Clay Hebert's framework.
Upload all files to Dropbox and share to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEADSHOT: Submit a headshot (square). The photo must be of you alone.
PHOTOS: (Optional) Submit two additional photos representing your organization's work (square) and/or a video.
PHOTO: Submit a compelling, high-quality banner photograph representing your mission (min.1500px wide). You must have use rights for the photo. Keep in mind that a page title will overlay the photo (see above), obstructing some of the image.
ABOUT YOU: Write an enticing personal introduction of yourself. (1-2 short paragraphs)
ORG. PURPOSE. Share your organization's purpose in one sentence i.e WellStrong utilizes fitness and mindfulness to help addicts win their battles with addiction.
ABOUT YOUR ORG. Tell us how you do the work? (1-2 short paragraphs)
NEED: Describe the need your organization is trying to address. (1-2 short paragraphs)
IMPACT: Demonstrate the impact of your organization. (1-2 short paragraphs)
QUOTE: (Optional) Submit a personal quote about yourself or the work the you do.
Submit questions or ask for feedback via our 2018 Charity Warriors Facebook group. Request an invitation if you are not already a member.
All materials are due by 5 PM on February 28, 2018.
TIPS FOR WINNING
- Brevity is your friend.
- A bio is not a resume.
- Avoid jargon & be specific.
* The submission form does not save work in progress. We recommend you work offline on your draft, then submit a final version.