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NEXUS ENERGY CENTER
August 4, 2013

Nexus Energy Center is the lead non-profit in the State of Alabama and beyond in the following areas:
1. Establishing and implementing an Energy Efficiency model that is successful in achieving over 800 audit in home through their Worthwhile Investment Saves Energy (WISE) program.
2. Implementing a COMFORT Project program to assist the many low-income communities to implement best practices into energy efficiency and save money on their utility bills.
3. Educate and provide outreach to non-profits, businesses and residents on how to become energy efficient.
4. Advance the economic development in Alabama through their job creation with contractors in energy efficiency.
5. Develop a culture of awareness on where our $$$$ go and how to save more money on becoming a community that cares.
6. Develop a sustainability plan for their programs and services to continue and succeed.

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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

lead the efforts in working closely with the electric co-ops, utility companies, energy businesses and local DOE to enhance the relationships and develop strategies for economic development in the energy market.

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Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of advisors?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

MY ROLE:
Advisor

Still Serving Veterans
July 23, 2012

SSV is one of the few nonprofits that provide our Veterans , wounded warriors and their families a holistic approach to reintegration. They are a national fully service agency for providing Veterans assistance in filing their VA claims or appealing their claims. They provide an individual employment plan for Veterans and mentor them so they can be trained, educated and provided with a meaningful new careers as they transition into post military live. The staff are all Veterans and professional counselors who can assist with benefits and job placement.

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How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

MY ROLE:
Professional with expertise in this field

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