Our IMPACT is exponential.
We empower visionary leaders to strengthen critical education nonprofits that together help thousands of low-income youth, particularly those of color, achieve against the odds in school and in life.
Make our IMPACT Possible
Why our Work Matters
As demand increases and resources shrink, nonprofit CEOs working tirelessly on the frontlines need more than creative curriculum and a heart for helping low-income youth to keep the lights on and the doors open.
To survive and thrive in a challenging and often lonely job, nonprofit CEOs need, but seldom can afford, the comprehensive, ongoing and proven effective
EDUCATION, COACHING, MENTORING, NETWORKING + ACCOUNTABILITY
our City Scholars® Fellowship for Education provides tuition-free for extraordinarily collaborative leaders who are distinguished as City Scholars® Foundation Fellows.
The City Scholars® Fellowship teaches what defines an effective nonprofit and gives leaders concrete strategies to implement that really “move the needle.” Since 2014, when I was invited to join the Fellowship, we’ve increased our annual revenues from $350,000 to over $1.1 million and now educate 2,200 more youth each year.
Bill Thompson, Executive Director
City Scholars® Foundation Fellow
4,000 youth served/year (94% low-income)
Los Angeles, Culver City and Hollywood