Spark Tank emerged from the need to recognize and fund out of the box ideas that may have social success. The objective of Spark Tank is to reap maximum social benefits from the community through funding grants and enhancing accountability from the funded organizations.
Marc Sparks and Lynne founded the company. Through Spark Tank, social services executives having an entrepreneurial spirit are asked to present their ideas, especially those that are aimed at creating social success.
Applicants should apply by July 15, 2016. They should use the online portal to submit their applications. All applications shall be reviewed carefully. Only three successful applicants shall be chosen. These finalists will be obligated to present their ideas in person.
In August 2016, a qualified Spark Tank panel shall sit and listen to the ideas put forward by each of the finalist for a maximum of 10 minutes. This shall be followed by a question and answer session, which will also carry a maximum of 10 minutes for each finalist. Learn more about Marc Sparks: https://twitter.com/msparks5010 and https://about.me/marc_sparks
Any interested applicant must be a 501c3 organization having a minimum of 2 years history. In addition, the united way charities, faith based institutions, national charities and political action committees shall not be eligible to apply.
However, faith based institutions created for nonreligious purposes are free to apply. Animal and human services as well as the arts are qualified to apply. This information was originally reported on Spark Tank’s website as posited in the following link http://www.sparktankdfw.com/
About Marc Sparks
Marc Sparks is a successful entrepreneur. He believes that he has not been able to achieve success through luck but by working hard. In his book, They Can’t Eat You, Marc has outlined his journey to success. This way, he is able to encourage others to follow a similar path.
The book is available on Amazon. Through his book, many people have been able to enter the business world. Besides writing about his successes and failures, Marc has provided crucial tips on how businesses can be successful. The serial entrepreneur has multitude of businesses to his name.
As a venture capitalist, Marc has been offering startup companies with funds, especially those that seem like they are headed for greater success. Irrespective of the risks involved, Marc has had tremendous success as a venture capitalist. Marc believes that every person can be successful. He is also engaged in philanthropic activities. Read more: They Can’t Eat You: My Unorthodox Path To Outrageous Success and Marc Sparks’s Books and Publications Spotlight
In the past, Marc has donated to an initiative that seeks to aid youths secure a high school diploma. Besides donating money, Marc volunteers his time. He has been involved in building houses for the needy through the Habitat for Humanity.
Marc also volunteers at The Samaritan Inn, which is a shelter for homeless animals based in Dallas, Texas.