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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...

A Community Built Around Sharing Resources and Experiences

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Blog
5 hours 9 min ago
Collective Impact Forum
We're just a few weeks away from the 2019 Collective Impact Convening in Chicago. Before the big event, we have a few resources to share from some of this year's presenters.   2019 Convening Resources Want to check out what topics and themes...
Community
04/17/19
Danielle Van Duzer
Please take a short, confidential survey about the role of continuous communication in collective impact. This research looks at how projects leverage communications and will use your feedback, along with scholarly research to provide practical tips...
Event
04/14/19
July 9, 2019
As someone working to improve community impact, you know that one of the biggest challenges we face in the coming years is convening, managing and sustaining high impact cross-sector partnerships.  Effective partnerships help build solutions to...

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.