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  1. Equity Resources

    A list of resources, tools, writings, and related media on equity and inclusion. A printable...


  1. 27 Oct 2015

    Equity Summit 2015

    Dates: October 27 - 29, 2015
    Location: Los Angeles, CA

    Join thousands of committed,...

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52 min 14 sec ago
caroline chernov
Many thanks Liz - insightful and practical as always. Your advice is an important reminder to embed these principles into practice - so often we know the concept but need to commit to action. Another observation ten20 would make on this topic of gove...
2 hours 37 min ago
Liz Weaver
Hello readers.  Your questions are coming to me in many different forms which is great!  Today I received a question from the co-coordinators of the Philadelphia Re-Entry Coalition about collaborative governance and decision making processe...
14 hours 44 min ago
June 6, 2016
The third annual Catalyzing Large Scale Change: The Funder’s Role in Collective Impact convening is designed specifically for grantmakers to provide opportunities for deep learning and peer-exchange on a range of important topics. Highlight...

Learn About the Collective Impact Community and Find Your Role

Sharing what works and what doesn’t so everyone can get better, smarter, faster is what we’re all about. The Collective Impact Forum gives practitioners a place to connect with others who are using the collective impact approach. Join the community to learn from the challenges and successes of others, and to access information vital to advancing your work.

  • Funder of Initiatives

    The Funder Community is a space for funders who support collective impact initiatives. If you would like to join this conversation, your registration must first be approved by the community manager.

  • Backbone Organization

    Individuals who work as dedicated staff for collective impact initiatives connect with peers in the Backbone Community. If you would like to join this community, your registration must first be approved by the community manager.

  • Partner Organization

    This is the place for all collective impact practitioners and those interested in collective impact — from business leaders, to nonprofits, to funders, to people in government, and others — to come together to share challenges, problem-solve, and learn from each other.