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Thrive Incubator

Thrive Projects

Personal Finance Speaker

Josh Hoffman - Completed Spring 2016

Pitch: Bring in a speaker from a financial institution to present at a TAMID Group event on investing and personal finance. This event is to be open to the entire student body.

CAVS Financial Training

Maxwell Spahn - Ongoing

Pitch: Create a financial literacy program that will teach potential service members about their pay and specific financial risks that they may face before they enter basic training.

NU Impact Fund

Mindi Chen and Ruby Khan - Ongoing

Pitch: NU Impact Fund to be created for NU students and community stakeholders who wish to gain financial literacy and/or engage in sustainable financial investing. The Impact Investment Fund will provide students with the resources and education on how to make social investments and earn meaningful financial returns.