APPLYExpress your interest and select the time you would like to schedule a conference call with the nonprofit.
PREPAREFamiliarize yourself with the nonprofit. Do some quick research and skim through anything you can find such as their website and/or social media.
STARTYou'll have an 1 hour call to help a nonprofit leader navigate their challenge.
Tips for getting the most out of your sessionFamiliarize yourself with the nonprofit. Do some quick research and skim through anything you can find such as their website and/or social media.
Make a list of questions you have to clarify your understanding of their challenge.
Have the mindset of keeping the call focused on an issue that can be addressed in a 1-hour consultation, and steer the nonprofit to tangible next steps.
Hi Taproot experts!
In response to the pressing need to provide public good organizations with quick and timely information, we've launched a free Knowledge Hub (trustfellows.org/knowledge-hub). Our vision is that it will become the premier destination for nonprofit and social entrepreneurs seeking wisdom on how to advance the public good. Our aim is to generate more traffic to that area of our website – and we need your wisdom!
The New York Community Trust Leadership Fellows is a 7-year old fellowship offering promising mid-career nonprofit professionals – especially those of color and immigrants – with cutting-edge knowledge in order for them to successfully lead their organizations in the future.