The Leadership Collaborative 2018

**UPDATES: Application is closed. Please contact Lakimja Mattocks for more information at [email protected]**

Support Center proudly presents The Leadership Collaborative for emerging social sector leaders. This program integrates existing elements of Support Center leadership and supervision workshops into a leadership community of practice. The collaborative introduces an opportunity for Social and Public Sector professionals interested in developing their leadership capabilities and management skills for executive roles. We are looking to attract a diverse group of middle managers and emerging leaders interested in a hand-crafted plan designed to achieve leadership goals. Professionals should be ready and eager to enhance Financial Management and Organizational Development skills, as well as accelerate positive social change in their organization and sector. 

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Application Information

The program will run from May 2018 through November 2018 and will include in-person cohort gatherings complemented by a monthly online community of practice meetings. 

  • Application deadline: Friday, April 27th
  • Kick- off Orientation scheduled: Thursday, May 10th

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Thursday, 5/10 9:30-3:00 Overview of the program, Introductions, pre-assessment, leadership inventory & create leadership development plan
Thursday, 5/31 9:30-1:00 Nonprofit Life Cycle, Change Management & Influencing Workplace Culture (DiSC Assessment)
Thursday, 6/14 9:30-3:30 Developing & Retaining Staff
Thursday, 6/28 9:30-2:00 Board Relations & Fundraising

Networking/Leadership Challenge Lunch & Learn

Thursday, 7/12 9:30-1:00 Financial Management
Thursday, 8/9 9:30-2:00 Performance Management & Overview of 360 Leadership Assessment Networking/Leadership Challenge Lunch & Learn
Thursday, 9/13 9:30-1:00 Meeting Facilitation, Presentations & Storytelling

Networking/Leadership Challenge Lunch & Learn

Thursday, 9/27 9:30-1:00 Overview of Strategic Planning
Thursday, 10/18 9:30-3:30 Logic Models & Dashboards (Revisit storytelling in prep for capstone)

Last learning Session & Prep for Capstone Project/presentation

Thursday, 11/1 9:30-4:00 Capstone Presentation, Celebration Ceremony & Evaluation

*Order of Seminar topics subject to change

Location: Support Center, 32 Old Slip, 24th Floor – Clark Room, New York, NY 10005

Info Sharing Sessions

  • Briefing Session for Promo Partners: Thursday, March 29th
  • Webinar Info-Session: Tue April 3rd (Register Here)
  • In-person Info-Session: Wed, April 4th (Register Here)

We are addressing the leadership deficit, diversifying the current landscape, and transforming organizations in the nonprofit sector through in-class management and leadership practices with this all-new Leadership Collaborative. Learn how to become a partner today!



Tuition cost of $1500, to be paid upon acceptance to the program and receipt of an invoice. Can be paid in three installments. Tuition includes training materials and light refreshments during half-day sessions and lunch during networking and full-day sessions.


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