Entries for December 2018

An Interview with Ashley Allison, EVP, The Leadership Conference

Makiyah Moody // Thursday, December 27, 2018

An Interview with Ashley Allison, EVP, The Leadership Conference

Ashley Allison reflects on how she's following her heart, finding her voice, and taking center stage as she works toward the goal of a more open and just society – an America as good as its ideals.

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Categories: Leadership
Tags: advocacy, civic engagement, community, politics, policy

An Interview with Kenya Bradshaw, Vice President, TNTP

Makiyah Moody // Thursday, December 20, 2018

An Interview with Kenya Bradshaw, Vice President, TNTP

As a champion of children, Kenya Bradshaw’s work in education reform is grounded in the belief that all children deserve the opportunity to achieve their hopes and dreams and education is the primary vehicle for reducing poverty.


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Categories: Leadership
Tags: advocacy, civic engagement, community, diversity, education, sector blur, social justice

An Interview with Jacqueline Greer, ED, DC, Urban Teachers

Makiyah Moody // Monday, December 17, 2018

An Interview with Jacqueline Greer, ED, DC, Urban Teachers

With a passion for education and a recognition that culturally competent teachers matter, Jacqueline Greer is cultivating D.C.'s talent pipeline through trusting relationships and organizational partnerships.

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Categories: Leadership
Tags: collaboration, diversity, education

Strategic Planning for Small Nonprofits

Onuka Ibe // Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Strategic Planning for Small Nonprofits

The traditional model of strategic planning can seem daunting to a small organization. It is no surprise that a small nonprofit might see such a process as too onerous and expensive to be worth it. But there are other ways.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Strategic Planning
Tags: strategy

An Interview with Rhonda Broussard, Founder & CEO, Beloved Community

Makiyah Moody // Tuesday, December 4, 2018

An Interview with Rhonda Broussard, Founder & CEO, Beloved Community

Rhonda Broussard recognizes the importance of shared humanity as she advances sustainable economic equity and the tensions that emerge in this important work.  As a life-long educator, the murder of Michael Brown, Jr. challenged her to examine her assumptions about the ‘saving power’ of education, and in many ways, helped her to found Beloved Community.

 

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Categories: Leadership
Tags: capacity building, diversity, education, organizational culture, social entrepeneurship, social justice