Sponsored and curated by the Collective Impact Forum, "Collective Insights on Collective Impact," which appears in Stanford Social Innovation Review's fall issue, shares cutting-edge thinking from 22 practitioners, funders, community organizers, and thought-leaders.
Through the diverse voices of the authors, you can dive deeper into important collective impact topics such as public policy, evaluation, sources of power, and community engagement.
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Article Topics and Authors
Essential Mindset Shifts for Collective Impact
John Kania and Fay Hanleybrown, FSG, and Jennifer Splansky Juster, Collective Impact Forum
Defining Quality Collective Impact
Jeff Edmondson, StriveTogether and Ben Hecht, Living Cities
The Role of Grantmakers in Collective Impact
Lori Bartczak, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Power Dynamics in Collective Impact
Mary Jean Ryan, Community Center for Education Results
Roundtable on Community Engagement and Collective Impact
Moderated by Melody Barnes, Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions
Aligning Collective Impact Initiatives
Merita Irby and Patrick Boyle, Forum for Youth Investment
Learning in Action: Evaluating Collective Impact
Marcie Parkhurst and Hallie Preskill, FSG
Achieving Collective Impact for Opportunity Youth
Lili Allen and Adria Steinberg, Jobs for the Future, and Monique Miles, Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions
Making Public Policy Collective Impact Friendly
Thaddeus Ferber, Forum for Youth Investment and Erin White, FSG
- October 8, 2014 - Communities Defining Quality Collective Impact
- November 5, 2014 - Too Much Collective, Too Little Impact
- January 20, 2015 - It’s About the Community: Why Community Engagement and Process Matter in Collective Impact