Autism Maker Innovation Workshop Sponsorship Cultivator


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Our AutistMakers dive deep into the World of Innovation and create something that changes their world.

About

Non-profit startup dedicated to maximizing the potential of autistic individuals and fostering adult independence and competitive sustained employment seeks individuals to help develop and cultivate Sponsorships for its Innovation Maker Workshops for Autism.

Our Workshops provide an opportunity for young adults on spectrum to show their creative side! Develop an idea in a real maker lab and see it come to life; make new friends & have fun; work with microcontrollers, sensor boards & programming; and take your project home!

SPED teachers, tech educators, mentors and Mr. Patrick (A.K.A. the Woodshop Cowboy) offer participants the opportunity to invent, design, build and program a game controller, instrument, electronic device- let your imagination run free!

Participants walk away from the event with:

  • experience developing Maker projects from start to finish
  • exposure to new ideas and Maker resources
  • new social connections

No prior Maker experience required!

http://nfpnexus.org/innovationworkshop

Area of Need: Sponsorship Development and Cultivation

other key words: Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD

Skills

  • Networking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Sales Marketing

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 hours per week

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