Goldman Sachs & Co.
“Presentations with a Purpose”
Over the next nine months, the CNF Class of 2013 Fellowship Scholars will be presenting their Community Based projects at various corporate institutions to raise awareness surrounding issues that impact their school, community and development. Additionally, their fellows will have the opportunity to gain professional experience in public speaking, data analysis, and creative problem solving.
Therefore, we cordially invite you to join us for an evening of youth empowerment, networking, and support of the holistic development of CNF's 2013 Fellows.
Refreshments will be provided
Reservations are limited (in order to enter the facility you must RSVP)
Employees of Goldman Sachs are not required to RSVP to attend the event
When & Where
Catalyst Network Foundation Inc. (CNF)
The Catalyst Network Foundation Inc. (CNF) is a non-profit education initiative (501(c)(3) organization) based in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Founded in 2011, CNF is a non-profit focused on life enrichment and professional development, with a mission to engage high-potential youth (ages 14-25) and veterans (ages 21-30) with successful projects by providing the proper tools, network, and development opportunities.
CNF holds a Summer Intensive Program or annual fellowship for high school sophomores and juniors in New York City and Washington, D.C. Successful applicants are enrolled at a CNF partnership high school. The fellowship scholarsare trained from day one: they tour corporate offices, pitch business ideas, and develop professional skills. Over 120 High School students have been admitted to the Fellowship Program and are CNF Fellows.
Through CNF’s Mentorship Program, fellowship scholars are paired with a mentor that is a trailblazer in the profession or career field the fellows aspire to pursue.
The CNF Internship Program secures CNF Fellows with internships at top startups, corporations, and medical institutions. Several fellows have gone on to attend prestigious colleges and universities.
Since 2011, the Fellows have participated in corporate tours and create or pitched presentations about inner-city school challenges to several corporations, including: Google, Goldman Sachs, Nike, LinkedIn, Morgan Stanley, HBO, Microsoft, Essence Magazine, Covington & Burling LLP, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Hughes Hubbard Reed LLP, Bloomberg, FOX News, NPR, BET, and NBC Studios.
CNF holds career and college preparatory workshops throughout the school year, educating over 400 high school students in the aforementioned metropolitan areas.
The Catalyst Network Foundation Inc. is fundamentally grassroots, steered by a volunteer leadership team in New York City and Washington, D.C.Ranking congressman Ed Towns awarded a proclamation to the Foundation, in recognition of the organizations achievements.