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  1. 15 Oct 2019

    Champions for Change 2019

    A strong backbone team - staff dedicated to guiding a cross-sector group of stakeholders toward...

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09/27/19
Cliff Grover
Dear Deborah, greetings from Munich & thank you for sharing. Indeed very insightful - will see to apply for my CI platforms. A key issue I face are reservations from existing partners/actors against new ones coming in as it may be anticipated wi...
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09/24/19
Deborah Halliday
If collective impact efforts have any certainties, one surely is the ever-revolving (one might hope ever-evolving) door of community partners coming to the table. Our efforts for inclusivity, the reality that multisector coalitions invite instability...
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09/23/19
Robert Albright
The use of data across partners is a core element of the collective impact approach. In fact, the central use of data – for both collaborative learning and accountability – is often the element of collective impact that practitioners report to be the...

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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.