Daring to Lead 2011 Partner Organizations

CompassPoint and the Meyer Foundation deeply thank our partner organizations for distributing the survey and supporting this project. Without their partnership, this research would not have been possible.
logo of Center for Nonprofit Management, DallasCenter for Nonprofit Management
Cynthia B. Nunn


logo for Center for Nonprofit Management, Los Angeles
Center for Nonprofit Management
Los Angeles
Rachel Brookhart


logo for Community Resource ExchangeCommunity Resource Exchange
New York
Jean Lobell


logo for Donors ForumDonors Forum,
Marissa Filippo


logo for Georgia Center for NonprofitsGeorgia Center for Nonprofits,
Karen Beavor


Hawai’i Community Foundation
Cheryl Kaneshiro

logo for MAP for nonprofitsMAP for Nonprofits,
Amy Wagner


logo for the Nonprofit Association of OregonNonprofit Association of Oregon
Dahnesh R. Medora


logo of Weingart FoundationWeingart Foundation,
Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, CA
Belen Vargas


logo for Center for Nonprofit Management, TennesseeCenter for Nonprofit Management
Kim Carpenter Drake


Focus Group Participating Organization

We would also like to thank the executives from the following nonprofit organizations who participated in one of five focus groups.  In sharing their experiences they contributed not only important insight to the findings, but also invaluable candor, passion, and humor.

Adoptions Together Habitat for Humanity Greater SF
Advocates for Justice & Education, Inc. Higher Achievement – DC Metro
Aids Legal Referral Panel (ALRP) HIP Housing
Arlington Free Clinic IDEX – International Development Exchange
Arts Benicia Imagination Stage
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area Industry Initiatives for Science and Math Education (IISME)
Bread for the City Interfaith Works
Bright Beginnings International Institute of the Bay Area
Byte Back Joy of Motion Dance Center
Capital Area Asset Builders Jubilee Housing Inc.,
Capital Area Immigrant’s Rights Coalition Jubilee Jobs
Capital Fringe Leadership Learning Community
Catholic Charities CYO Legal Aid Justice Center
Center for Nonprofit Advancement Life Pieces to Masterpieces, Inc.
Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership Literacy Council of Northern Virginia
Children’s Law Center Liz Lerman Dance Exchange
Chinese Newcomers Service Center Martha’s Table
Class Acts Arts Metro Teen Aids
Community Bridges Miriam’s Kitchen
Community Family Life Services Pets Unlimited
Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County, Inc. Reston Interfaith
Community of Hope Safe Shores – The DC Children’s Advocacy Center
Contra Costa Child Care Council Samaritan Inns, Inc.
Contra Costa County Historical Society & History Center Sitar Arts Center
Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington Sonoma Valley Mentoring Alliance
Cultural Development Corporation – TB Cultural DC Southeast Ministry
Dance/USA Tahirih Justice Center
DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative Urban Alliance
DC Rape Crisis Center Urban Land Institute – Bay Area Chapter
EcoViva Washington Parks & People
Episcopal Community Services Whitman-Walker Clinic
Exhale Young Playwrights Theater
GALA Hispanic Theater Youth Science Institute (YSI)
Greater DC Cares
* Two executives requested that their organizations remain anonymous.