THE 4TH SECTOR NETWORK
Growing capacity for resolving complex social, economic, and environmental issues
by supporting a culture of networking and cross-sectoral collaboration
among government, social profits, businesses, and citizens.
Systems-Thinking . Strategic Foresight . Community-Led Development . Digitization .
ABOUT OUR TRAINING
Meaningful and practical learning opportunities designed to strengthen capacity for crossectoral innovation and systems change for people and organizations who believe we can, and should, do better.
JOIN A GROWING COMMUNITY OF LEADERS
Already one of our hundreds of alumni? Not interested in training but simply want to connect with other community builders to share and learn from one another in an online community of leaders just like you?
Inside "My Campus" you'll find discussions, tips and encouragement from other people who share your commitment to bettering your community.
a social enterprise committed to supporting:
... government, social profits, businesses, and citizens to work collaboratively to resolve complex social, economic, and environmental issues by sharing practice-based learnings that strengthen and measure the capacity and impact of Fourth Sector initiatives.
Systems-Thinking. Strategic Foresight. Community-led Development. Digitization.
Why Community Building?
Communities get stronger when their leaders do. And, local leadership is stronger, more relevant, and responsive when business, government, and the voluntary sector work together for collective impact and comprehensive community transformation.
We’ve learned that communities get stronger when their leaders do. And, local leadership is stronger, more relevant, and responsive when business, government, and the voluntary sector work together for collective impact and comprehensive community transformation.
Campus News & Views
April 21, 2021
Any decision you make is based on your images of the future and
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We all need to think ourselves as a leader because, contrary to what most people think, a formal ...
What People Are Saying
Thank you for the opportunity to participate in this course! I have richly benefited from the modules and learning opportunity. There is a part of me that is going to miss not having this as a regular part of my work as it was a great opportunity to refocus on what and why I do what I do. Thank you doesn’t seem enough, but I hope to demonstrate my gratitude by what is accomplished in this community.
Our communities need learners to go out and promote their beliefs and to shape their concepts of a society. I believe this is what the Campus for Communities' training seeks to do---not teach but rather to get us out the door so we work our ideas, albeit many of them sewn by you...
This learning experience is really kick starting some great initiatives and community development planning. We are getting as much for the community as people are getting for themselves taking the courses. You are really doing great work!