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Echoing Green/Individual Fellow

Walk Spanish-Speaking Individual Through Fellowship Agreement (Bilingual Attorney Required)

Summary:

Assist a Spanish-speaking Echoing Green fellow by helping her understand the terms of her Fellow Agreement (which is written in English).

Referred by:

Jurisdiction(s): U.S.
About the Organization: Echoing Green works to discover emerging social entrepreneurs and invests deeply in the growth of their ideas and leadership. They are one of the Foundation’s Collaborators.
Legal Entity Type: Nonprofit/Charity
SDG(s): Affordable and Clean Energy, Clean Water and Sanitation, Climate Action, Decent Work and Economic Growth, End Poverty, Gender Equality, Good Health and Well Being, Industry Innovation and Infrastructure, Life Below Water (conservation and sustainability), Life on Land (sustainability of ecosystems), Partnerships to achieve the Goals, Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions, Quality Education, Reduced Inequalities, Responsible Consumption and Production, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Zero Hunger
Legal Issue(s):

Echoing Green is currently onboarding its newest cohort of fellows. As part of the onboarding process, new fellows must sign Echoing Green’s Fellow Agreement. One of the new fellows speaks both Spanish and English, but is more comfortable in Spanish, especially for unfamiliar legal terms. The Echoing Green team has requested support from a bilingual attorney to help walk the fellow through the Fellow Agreement. This conversation must happen before Tuesday, June 25th.