Recent Community Posts

  • Collective Impact + Aging initiatives

    2 months 1 week ago

    Community Discussion|Other

    Hello all! I am curious if any or all aware of anyone out there addressing aging issues/creating age-friendly cities using the collective impact model? Please share any resources or links if possible.  Thanks!

    Read more and view comments (1)
  • A Statement of Values to Guide Philanthropic Collaboration

    2 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, Other

    The Collective Impact Forum has partnered with several other field-building organizations (see list below) to identify several core values that should guide philanthropic collaboration. These principles were developed and informed by discussions among these partners and other funders and practitioners in the field. We're pleased to share these principles more broadly with the field. A Letter to...

    Read more and view comments (3)
  • Helping with Harvey relief - Links and Resources

    2 months 3 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|

    For anyone looking for ways on how to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey, Colorlines and NPR have put together great lists of multiple outlets and fundraisers.Colorlines: How to Donate Money and Other Aid to Communities of Color in Houston NPR: Here's How You Can Help People Affected By Harvey If you have another source to highlight, whether it's a fundraiser or another way to show support,...

    Read more and view comments (3)
  • Communications Plan

    3 months 2 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|

    I'm seeking to develop a communications plan for Get Healthy Camden that can help formalize a system for executive committee members, workgroups and external partners to communicate among each other (to stay in-the-know of what each partner is doing), using any or multiple vehicles. Does anyone have something like this that they can share or able to provide further guidance?

    Read more and view comments (2)
  • Measurements for monitoring community engagement success

    3 months 2 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|

    I'm hoping not to reinvent the wheel.  Are there designs and/or methods that will help track, monitor and gauge success of a community engagement strategy?  i am developing a strategy and wanting to use a design to track success. 

    Read more and view comments (6)

The Collective Impact Forum’s online community provides a peer network, discussion spaces, resources, and news for collective impact practitioners.

Questions? Contact us.


Meet Collective Impact Practitioners

Karen Pittman
Collective impact is here to stay. It has become the water in which we swim in our efforts to help communities move the needle on youth outcomes. The Forum is proud to be not only a Collective Impact Forum Partner, but an active Forum contributor. I count myself as a major FSG fan.

Ask me about:

Leadership Development

You can help me with: