If you could have dinner with 1 person who you regard as a leader, who would it be and why?

Lula da Silva to talk about the successes and pitfalls of Bolsa Familia and other conditional cash transfer programs.

If you could create your own social enterprise, what would it be and why?

I would create a social enterprise that focuses on expanding microcredit loans in Latin America in order to provide economic opportunities for rural women.

Host Site Overview

The West End House Boys & Girls Club is an independent Boys and Girls Club in the City of Boston that has been transforming the lives of immigrant and urban youth since its founding in 1906. It offers its members an array of programs across four broad areas: leadership and life skills; academic support and college preparation; sports, fitness and nutrition; and visual and performing arts.

Host Site Project

Denisse will help improve the organization’s delivery of services by evaluating current methods of the data collection and management process and recommending the best use of data to communicate impact. Additionally, she will collaborate with staff to create a logic model that incorporates the organization’s 4 core program areas into the data collection and management process.