Every day, nonprofits perform a heavy lift: improving lives in their communities
where the demand for services vastly outstrips the resources they have available.
Leading for Impact® is a cohort-based experience for nonprofit executive teams that helps them strengthen their overall leadership skills while also making progress on a specific strategic goal.
During the first six months of the program, participants join cohorts of 8 or 9 organizations for a series of team workshops on strategy, organization, and team effectiveness. Sessions are highly interactive, including full group discussion and team-based activities to give participants the opportunity to apply concepts to their particular context.
Concurrent with the classroom sessions, executive teams also complete a project, in which they apply strategic management concepts to their most critical priorities with Bridgespan support. Following the classroom and project experience, Bridgespan provides implementation support for six months.While projects are tailored to each organization, common project topics include:
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Our Leading for Impact team members have worked with more than 400 organizations to help them solve critical issues and find new avenues for greater impact.
Partner and Head of Leadership & Community Services
Partner and Incoming Head of NY Office