The Town Kitchen is a for-profit social enterprise providing job skills and development to at-risk youth in Oakland by offering lunches for corporations and events. These lunches are planned, packed and delivered by Oakland youth.
Impactful assisted The Town Kitchen with a successful fundraising campaign whose goal was to raise $40K to lease commercial kitchen space and to hire the organization’s initial youth cohort.
· Created messaging for a successful crowdfunding and community-building campaign that raised $40K from over 600 backers.
· Wrote e-mails and communications for friends of The Town Kitchen to use in order to solicit donations.
· Developed a press release, pitch e-mail and media speaking points / FAQs to assist The Town Kitchen leadership in press interviews. The successful campaign received local foodie coverage including East Bay Express, The Street, Cause Artist and established relationships with press for additional future coverageRead More