Networking Groups

Bridgespan hosts several online communities in an effort to foster the exchange of ideas, best practices, and networking in the nonprofit sector. These groups range from role based groups including operations and finance, to general networking, to groups designed for those who have transitioned from a for-profit to a nonprofit career.

To join one of our groups on LinkedIn please join LinkedIn (free) and ensure your profile is up to date. Then simply click a link below for the group you are interested in joining. A member of our team will approve your membership request within a few days.

Areas-of-Focus Groups

Nonprofit Leaders of Organizations Serving Children & Youth
This group provides a forum for people who lead organizations serving children and youth (age 0 - 25) to network, ask questions, and exchange ideas and best practices with their peers in organizations that do similar work.

Role-Based Groups

Board of Directors Group
This group is designed for those who sit on a nonprofit Board of Directors.

CEO/Executive Director Group
This group is designed for those serving as the CEO/ED/President of a nonprofit organization.

CFO/Finance Leaders Group
This group is designed for those serving in a senior finance role within a nonprofit organization.

Subgroup: New York Nonprofit CFO Group
This New York CFO Group is an in-person, peer networking group for senior leaders in CFO, and similar roles in the nonprofit sector. The group is volunteer-led and meets in person. You must be a member of the Finance/CFO LinkedIn group to join and be willing to meet in person in New York.

CMO/Marketing Leaders Group
This group is designed for those serving in the role of Chief Marketing Officer or other management/leadership role in marketing and communications within a nonprofit organization.

COO/Operations Leaders Group
This group is designed for those serving in an operations, Chief Operating Officer, or second in command role within a nonprofit organization.

Development/Fundraising Group
This group is designed for those serving in a Development or Fundraising role in a nonprofit organization.

Human Resources Group
This group is designed for those serving in a Human Resources role in a nonprofit organization.

Nonprofit Managers from the Private Sector Group
This group is designed for those who have had for-profit careers and have successfully transitioned into the nonprofit sector.