Carlos Vera: building equity in opportunity through paid internships

Paid internships means more youth can access experience and opportunity, creating equity and longterm value for our society. Pay Our Interns co-founder Carlos Vera shares his advice for applicants, his org’s recent success (and what’s next), and how the Camelback Fellowship has shaped his journey so far.

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Mexican Immigrants + Career AI = Unlocking Potential

Mexican immigrants are our greatest untapped resource, and why I’m committed to changing it all. || Martha Hernandez quit her job with no money to found madeBOS, a career-pathing tool to empower employees and employers alike. She shares her struggles and her wins as a Latina founder, and how the Camelback experience took her and madeBOS to the next level.

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Fundraising While Black: A Real Talk & 6-Step Guide

“There’s a way to fundraise as yourself. Your racial identity, academic pedigree, and physical appearance are not deal-breakers. I know this from experience. I’ve helped founders across all spectrums of race, sexuality, class, and type of venture. They’ve all been able to raise funds. There is no magical formula, but it is possible to raise money while keeping your soul intact.”

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