Director: Alex Miram
To create social awareness and promote development in impoverished communities around the world through projects that deliver innovative business solutions to communities’ most fundamental problems.
Meeting Time: Tuesdays at 6:30 pm, Debartolo 246
Project Leader: Ming Archbold firstname.lastname@example.org
Project Description: This an exciting hands-on project for all majors. This semester, SIBC students will finish publishing a children's book for the Robison Community Learning Center. Working closely with the RCLC, students will also design a powerful marketing platform to enhance the book's profitability. This project is ideal for the creative individual who is looking to make a difference and see concrete financial feedback.
Meeting Time: Tuesdays at 7 pm, Debartolo 246
Project Description: This is a great opportunity for those interested in pursuing marketing while learning the technical skills associated with Google AdWords advertising interface. The PEPY Ride project provides students with the opportunity to create and publish advertisements in a hands on project while receiving immediate quality control feedback through Google Analytics. Students have been given virtually complete freedom in managing hte Google AdWords account of the PEPY Ride marketing campaign. Students will collaborate closely with PEPY Ride, a non-profit "voluntourism" organization spearheaded by a Notre Dame alumna. Additionally, the project may include a visit to Google offices.
Meeting Time: Tuesdays at 7:30 pm, Debartolo 246
Project Leader: Michelle Kilgallon email@example.com
Project Description: This project will involve consulting opportunities for Milaap, a microfinance institution based in India which is looking to expand into the American marketplace. It is a great opportunity for those interested in the world of microfinance, which merges business and philanthropy at its core. The project is focused on an analysis of the American marketplace, identification of market focuses, and design and implementation of a marketing plan for Milaap. Students will collaborate closely with Milaap, which organizes micro-loans to Indian borrowers and ensures repayment to lenders.