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Nonprofit Organization

Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC)

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Chanmoni Chim
Phone: 202-667-4690


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To build a better future for Southeast Asian Americans.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Southeast Asian Americans


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Network/coalition building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Women on the Rise

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Natasha Chatilo
Phone:
womenotrise@gmailcom

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To equip young women with the skills needed to define and lead their generation.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Young women in the Boston area.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Organizational capacity building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Organizational Effectiveness
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Misunderstood Youth Development Center

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Terryl De Mendonca
Phone: 719-224-8050


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To empower youth to learn positive self expression and decision making. To improve lines of communication for youth so as to help them acquire a better understanding of life and people as well as being able to deal with life problems in a more positive and productive manner


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Youth in communities throughout New York and neighboring states


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

YouthServe, Inc.

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Aisha Holmes
Phone: 205-521-6651


What are the desired outcomes of the program?


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Youth ages 13-17 in the Birmingham area.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Grassroots Leadership Initiative

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Julia Onnie-Hay
Phone: 941-365-8751


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To facilitate the growth of community leaders.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Adult citizens of Sarasota and Manatee counties of Florida who have a deep interest in improving their local communities.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Girls Helping Girls

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
Phone: 510-490-4459
info@empoweragirl.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To build a global culture of girls consciously collaborating to make a difference and incite them to create collaborative service projects to eradicate poverty, increase access to education, improve health, and promote peace while bridging international bridges.


Does the program serve a specific population?

No
What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Galaxy Explorers

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name:
Phone: 510-336-7300
galaxyexplorers@chabotspace.org

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To give youth life-long skills, provide work experience through internships, expose them to community giving by mentoring and performing science demonstrations for young children, and train youth to become leaders.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Teens in the Bay Area of California, but specifically wishes to target the under served teens of Oakland.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Organizational Effectiveness
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

YouthALIVE!

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Deane Calhoun
Phone: 510-594-2588 x305


What are the desired outcomes of the program?

To prevent youth violence and facilitate youth leadership in California communities


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Low-income youth in violent California communities.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Alternatives, Inc.

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Judith M. Gall
Phone: 773-506-7474


Website: http://www.alternativesyouth.org/home.html

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

For at-risk youth to develop life skills, strengthen family ties, and lead a healthy lifestyle.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Chicago’s multi ethnic northeast side.


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
Individual capacity-building
What is the focus of the program?
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.

Democracia USA

Host type:
Nonprofit Organization

Key contact:

Name: Viviana Bianchi
Phone: 305-573-7329


Website: http://democraciausa.org/

What are the desired outcomes of the program?

Voter empowerment, leadership training, and civic engagement for Hispanics in the US.


Does the program serve a specific population?

Yes : Hispanics in the United States


What are key assumptions about leadership and how to support and develop leadership embedded in the program?


What leadership development theories does the program support?
What leadership devlopment approaches does the program support\utilize?
What is the focus of the program?
Democracy/Civic Engagement
What are the core components of the program? What leadership capacities does the program cultivate?
Democratic Process
Does the initiative have a "theory of change" or a "program logic model"? (will link to definition nodes on dev server)
No.