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  • Citi Foundation’s Community Progress Makers Fund 2017 Request for Applications

    5 months 3 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|Community Development

    Hello, Forum members! We're delighted to share the below request for applications from the Citi Foundation. Deadline for submissions is December 18, 2017. The Citi Foundation has announced the expansion of the Community Progress Makers Fund, through an investment of an additional $20 million in leading nonprofit organizations across six U.S. cities.  Building upon the success of the first 40...

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  • Seeking CI Consultant

    5 months 3 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|Health and Nutrition

    Hi All: I am new to the Forum and looking for a consultant to help my organization skill build on Collective Impact. We are experiencing a very serious suicide issue in our community and are using CI to help respond as a community. I have attached our our RFP and would be appreciative of any recommendations you have for us.

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  • Legal agreements - multilateral/joint venture with non-profits/charities

    5 months 3 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|

    I’m interested if anyone has experience or knowledge using joint venture or other types of multilateral agreements to provide funding to partner organizations.  The partners will provide services/supports to the community as part of the collective impact initiative.  Partners organizations are charities and non-profits.    Thanks! Josh

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  • Collective Impact for the environment

    6 months 3 weeks ago

    Community Discussion|Environment

    Collective impact has a huge body of research and examples focussed on social outcomes.  Is anyone aware of, or interested in how to apply collective impact to enviornmental challenges, where socio-economic benefits are also considered and factored in? I have a particualr interest in how to shift to a more holistic approach in designing solutions that move away from compartmentalising social,...

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  • Job Description for Backbone Board Members?

    7 months 1 day ago

    Community Discussion|

    Organizations/entities that perform backbone functions are different from traditional non-profits and that means their boards/executive committees need to behave differently. Has any backbone developed a job description or an "expectations" document that can help board members better understand the roles and responsibilities they will be expected to perform/play? I appreciate any insight or...

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