Our Process


  1. Learn more about PULSE by reading the Nonprofit Partner General Information one-pager,  talking with current PULSE nonprofit partners or past PULSE nonprofit partners and/or contacting the Operations and Partnership Director, Jonnett Maurer.
  2. Complete a brief NONPROFIT PARTNER INTEREST FORM about your desire to learn more about a potential nonprofit partnership with PULSE.
  3. Wait for a follow up call or email from our Operations and Partnership Director Jonnett Maurer.
  4. Attend a PULSE Nonprofit Partner Info Session to learn more about the terms of a PULSE partnership (cost, supervision expectations, length of term, hours/week, etc.).
  5. Fill out a NONPROFIT PARTNER APPLICATION. Nonprofit Partner applications are due June 25th, 2020 at 5pm for the 2020-2021 Program Year.  However, applications may be submitted at any time. Please email Jonnett Maurer, Operations and Partnership Director, partner@pulsepittsburgh.org, if you have any questions.
  6. Attend Match Day and conduct neutral site interviews with a few fellows that might be a good fit based upon your organizational/staffing needs on July 13th, 2020.
  7. Review fellows, rank and decide if you want to extend an offer to any, all or none of the incoming fellows.
  8. Welcome fellows(s) as they start service at your organization.

Our partnerships run from September 8th, 2020 to July 28th, 2021. We look forward to journeying with you.

If you have any additional questions, please contact Jonnett Maurer at partner@pulsepittsburgh.org or 412-361-0124.

Current Partners