Who is eligible for social impact journey?
We’re primarily looking for individuals from various backgrounds. The journeys are perfect for students, social entrepreneurs, those on a career break or seeking an alternative career, those with a broad interest in international development, and those who want to transition to the social impact space.
What topics will be covered during the journey?
We aim to cover a wide range of social development issues in India, so that participants can make the most of their experience. Therefore, participants will learn from subject matter experts specializing in women’s empowerment, sustainable livelihood, education and sustainable farming.
An added perk is a one-on-one leadership coaching session with an international leadership coach from Toronto and a village visit!
What benefits will I get from the journey?
Immersions will be led by subject matter experts and Mentors-in-Residence who are seasoned professionals and thought leaders in their respective fields. You will learn about global issues, local issues and more confident about your role as a changemaker.
What does the selection process entail?
We are looking for a diverse set of individuals who are passionate about social impact and innovation. Once we receive the applications, individuals will be selected from the applicant pool. These candidates will be notified and a first round of interviews will be conducted.We may ask candidates for references in order to help us better grasp their experience and profile. Offers are then extended to the successful applicants, upon which operational fees will be paid. We provide all necessary details to tour group and the journey begins!
Why are you charging for the journey?
The fees go towards covering our operations costs for on ground activities, trainer fees, in city travel, meals, accomodation etc. We are unable to cover the cost of flights to Mumbai. Most importantly the fee you pay directly supports local initiatives in India, creates employment and helps in reducing poverty.
Will you cover accommodation and meals?
No, we don't cover accommodation for you. However we can suggest a few options for you.
Is it safe to travel to India alone?
Yes, the program is based out of Mumbai, it is a metropolitan city and considered safe. However at the start of the journey we will give you do's and don'ts of travel in India. If you are landing one day ahead of the immersion start date, we will come and pick you at the airport.
Is my fee refundable?
Unfortunately, the fee is not refundable.
Are you a ethical, responsible firm?
TribesforGOOD is building a network of changemakers and reducing the talent gap faced by social enterprises in India. Our partner selection is extremely stringent and our journeys are created in partnership with local social enterprises. Our journeys are built in such a way which doesn't harm the local communities in any way.
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