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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,...

A Community Built Around Sharing Resources and Experiences

Come see the new activity happening in the Collective Impact Forum community.

4 hours 20 min ago
July 16, 2015
Collective Impact for Children and Youth Policy Summit: How policymakers are aligning efforts across government Congressional Briefing Date: Thursday, July 16, 2015 Time: 9am-10:15am Location: Capitol Hill Location TBA States and citie...
5 hours 20 min ago
Studies show that a child born in poverty hears 30 million fewer words in the first years of life.  It makes sense that if you are struggling to put food on the table, you may not have as much time to talk to or read to your child. This leads to...
Linda Banks
I have been a community Volunteer all over the eleven Western States; the biggest issue I have seen is the one that I myself face, homelessness of low income workers that have reached their "Peter Principle". We have been priced out places to live, o...

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.