Innovative Ideas. Practical Action. Lasting Impact.

180 Degrees Consulting at Berkeley provides pro-bono consulting for nonprofits and social enterprises. We develop innovative, practical, and sustainable solutions to strategic challenges these organizations face.

Why Join 180DC Berkeley?

Become a part of the world’s largest nonprofit consultancy
– Have access to training materials used by top-tier management consulting firms
– Gain real-world skills through hands-on client experience and strategic problem-solving
– Make a lasting impact on organizations that truly need our help
Join the 180 fam full of supportive, passionate, and brilliant individuals looking to make a difference

We’re excited to open up recruiting for the Spring 2017 semester.

– Info Session #1: January 31 | 8-9:30PM | Location TBA
Info Session #2: February 6 | 8-9:30PM | Location TBA
Case Workshop: February 8 | 8-9:30PM | Location TBA
– Application Due: February 9 | 11:59PM |
Interviews: February 11-15
Mixer (Invite Only): February 13 | 8-10PM

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Berkeley, CA

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Sample of Consulting Projects

  • Meals on Wheels

    Area: Alameda, CA
    Year: 2016

    Financial Inflow Management—Analyzed and recommended solutions to expand its financial resources through strategies such as tapping into 46 new corporate sponsors in the Tri-Valley region, instituting students chapters in local Bay Area schools, and revamping its website and social media strategy to enhance its online presence.
  • Teach for America

    Area: Berkeley, CA
    Year: 2016

    Recruitment Strategy—Researched nonprofit recruitment and management strategies to recover from decrease in total number of applicants. Recommendations included email marketing analysis, website optimization techniques, and detailed design of a customized social media marketing plan.
  • Avenidas

    Area: Oakland, CA
    Year: 2016

    Business Unit Strategy & Evaluation—Created Key Performance Indicators that evaluated the effectiveness of Avenidas’ projects through benchmarking and analyses to ensure that the KPIs aligned with project goals and correctly measured outcome. These KPIs are to be used to learn how Avenidas can maximize its customer satisfaction.