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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Did you know that a huge meta-analysis of juvenile justice programs concluded that “there is no indication that there were juveniles whose risk level was so high that they did not respond to effective interventions?” that this analysis of over 500 studies landed on a simple but powerful four-part prescription for program success that applies to home-grown programs as well as branded models? that this standardized program evaluation protocol is being used to both flag and fix practice gaps within major juvenile justice and child welfare systems? that this model parallels the approach used to create the David P. Weikart Center’s Youth Program Quality Intervention used by hundreds of afterschool systems?  
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
With all the milestones kids need to achieve to be successful, how can a community come together to focus on critical needs?
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Collective Impact approach rocked the community change world in a way few other ideas have over the decades.  What have we learned?
Monday, June 6, 2016 - 3:00pm to Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 1:30pm
The Collective Impact Forum's third annual Catalyzing Large Scale Change: The Funder’s Role in Collective Impact convening is designed specifically for grantmakers to provide opportunities for deep learning and peer-exchange on a range of important topics.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 8:30am to Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 3:30pm
A practical, hands-on three-day workshop and coaching session designed for backbone leaders, steering committee members, and other partners actively involved in collective impact.    
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
The Community Leaders Conference is the leading edge of United Way’s global movement. 
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 10:00am to Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
GEO’s National Conference offers participants the opportunity to examine current challenges within the field, hear new ideas for smarter grantmaking practices that achieve better results, and engage in meaningful peer discussions.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Most of the determinants of youth employment rates are beyond the control of youth programs.  An exception: the interview process. 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Join in a discussion with leading pollster Celinda Lake who will share the latest national trends in voters views on children, youth and family issues and then gives us a look into her world of polling and messaging.
Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Authentically involving young people in efforts to re-imagine learning in school and afterschool can be transformative, but it’s not easy to do.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 8:30am to Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 3:30pm
Washington DC Achieving collective impact requires all partners to clearly understand collaborative work and how partnerships improve conditions in communities. This three-day institute provides a survey of five key steps in collaborative work and how these steps put partnerships on a clear path to improving lives.  
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
On November 12, Karen sat down with Charles Smith, Executive Director, and Gina McGovern, Design and Innovation Specialist of the Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality.  The Weikart Center is housed at the Forum for Youth Investment.
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 9:00am to Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 12:30pm
When it comes to improving the wellbeing of people and communities, place matters.  That is why foundations, nonprofits, and their public and private partners have worked together on hundreds place-based initiatives across the country in recent years.
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, October 2, 2015 - 5:00pm
The Collective Impact Summit is a learning experience featuring current thinking and resources from the emerging field of Collective Impact. It is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic group of practitioners who are discovering new ways to lead, engage, and transform communities by tackling most complex issues.
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
This rich, thought-provoking discussion between Karen Pittman, co-founder and CEO of the Forum for Youth Investment, and Michele Cahill, one of the principal architects of New York City's redesigned high schools and funder, while at the Carnegie Corporation, covered some of the country's most innovative high school reform initiatives.