August Newsletter (2019)

A Successful Conclusion to our 2019 Summer Cohort!

On August 9th, we celebrated the successful completion of our largest program to date, serving 36 interns and partnering with 33 employers.

We are grateful to all of our new and returning inspired employer partners who hosted our interns and provided them with invaluable experiences and critical support. We are also thankful to our parents, staff and donors for their partnership in ensuring a successful summer program. We appreciate those who took time out of their busy work days to come to our final intern presentations and employer recognition. We feel so fortunate to have this incredible community supporting us!
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Intern Spotlight – Jack Hostetler

Meet Jack Hostetler  – our featured August Intern Spotlight! A 19-year-old from Alexandria, Virginia, Jack enjoys cooking and learning about history. He plans to attend college in the spring and eventually become a classics or history professor.

Jack recently completed the BroadFutures summer 2019 program, and he was an incredible addition to our largest cohort yet. Willing to complete any assignment thrown his way, Jack proved to be a diligent, committed intern for The Cormac Group. His assignments included attending hearings on the Hill, including the Mueller Hearing, summarizing the hearings into a comprehensive report, and many other research tasks on a wide variety of topics, including cryptocurrency, healthcare, and education. When reflecting upon his experience with BroadFutures, Jack noted that the program helped him ” light the path I want to take to succeed in the future.

It has been a pleasure working with you, Jack, and we can’t wait to see what you accomplish in the future!!
Employer Spotlight – NBC Sports Washington

This month we are thrilled to be featuring a new employer partner, NBC Sports WashingtonNBC Sports Washington is an American sports network that broadcasts regional coverage of sporting events, primarily focusing on professional sports teams within the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. area. Launched in 1984, NBC Sports Washington is currently available on over 25 cable providers throughout Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. The channel also reaches well over 4.7 million households throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. 

This summer marks our first partnership with NBC Sports Washington, and we look forward to growing our partnership. When asked about their experience this summer, Kim Mosley, Senior Marketing Manager at NBC Sports Washington, said, ” We had a rewarding experience hosting Austin during our inaugural session. The BroadFutures mentors and facilitators provided resources and enrichment opportunities that set us up for success and helped Austin grow in his role and contribute to our marketing initiatives.

Thank you for those kind words, Kim! More information about NBC Sports Washington can be found here.
Information Session for 2020 Programs – October 9th

October 15, 2019

The deadline for Winter 2020 applications is October 15, 2019. If yo u are interested in applying,   please do so  HERE .

If you are interested in becoming an employer partner, we are actively recruiting new employers. Please find  out more  HERE .

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