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  • Backbone infrastructure - positions

    3 weeks 5 days ago

    I'm with the Hollywood Homeless Youth Partnership and we've been engaging in collective impact work for awhile and we're now working on building out our infrastructure. I'm curious to learn from other backbones about the job positions that you have in place to support the backbone work. I'm the only full time staff for my agency, so I'm curious if this is common, or if there are other positions...

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  • Collective Impact Coaching Support and Other Resources

    3 weeks 5 days ago

    Community Discussion|

    Drawing from our field-wide consulting, knowledge, and experience, the Collective Impact Forum – along with partners at the Aspen Institute and FSG – offers tailored coaching services to help you navigate specific challenges such as scoping a common agenda, centering anti-racism, sustaining momentum, and authentically engaging the community. We provide customized workshops, recurring coaching...

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  • 2021 Collective Impact Virtual Convening: Call for Session Proposals

    1 month 2 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|

    The Collective Impact Forum invites you to propose a session for the 2021 Collective Impact Virtual Convening on April 27-29, 2021. Please submit your proposal using this online form by 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, September 25, 2020. Please read the following information carefully before beginning your submission. You can also access a copy of the session nomination questions, so that you can plan...

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  • Listening Session of Established CI Initiatitve Founders for Fledgling Startups

    4 months 4 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|Other

    Hi,  My name is Nathan Earl with Ark of Freedom Alliance is South Florida. We have begun mobilizing stakeholders in our region for recruitment to the Steering Committee.  I am reaching out to see if professionals that were involved in the co-founding of any CI initiatives would be interested in participating in a Listening Session for our stakeholders here, locally.  It would be great to hear the...

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  • Announcing the Collective Impact Peer Learning Lab: New Offering for Collective Impact Practitioners

    7 months 2 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|Arts and Culture, Community Development, Economic Development, Education and Youth, Employment / Workforce Development, Environment, Health and Nutrition, Homelessness, Opportunity Youth / Disconnected Youth

    The Collective Impact Forum is launching a new program – the “Collective Impact Peer Learning Lab” – to provide a curated peer learning experience across communities engaged in collective impact work.  The goals of the Collective Impact Peer Learning Lab are to: Facilitate ongoing peer learning across sites from different communities  Enable participants at the 2020 Collective...

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