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Catalyzing Change

Catalyzing Change

As an international community, we increase the leadership capacity and accelerate the impact of emerging and established women leaders in the social sector.

Women’s Impact Alliance Catalysts are leaders working on the forefront of global change. They are nonprofit leaders, social impact entrepreneurs, activists, individual contributors and more — all women leaders working to create a world where all voices are included, no one is hungry, everyone is housed, and where humanity's basic needs are met, and human rights are upheld

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90+ Countries Represented

90+

Countries represented

1600+ Catalysts and growing

1600+

Catalysts and growing

220+ Expert Volunteers

220+

Expert Volunteers

What We Do

We provide a unique ecosystem of leadership development and coaching specific to the social impact sector, a vibrant global network, and a shared commitment to create positive, sustainable change for future generations.

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Join 1600+ women social change peer leaders from 90+ countries to expand your network, and build leadership skills.

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A VIBRANT GLOBAL NETWORK

A VIBRANT GLOBAL NETWORK

Our fully integrated one-year program expands leadership skills, deepens impact, and accelerates growth.

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A SHARED COMMITMENT

A SHARED COMMITMENT

Our community is made up of women with shared values and purpose – a desire to build the new world.

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Stories

Our catalysts are inspiring, hard-working and world-changing women in the world. From working with indigenous populations in the Amazon to community organizing in inner city America to women’s rights in Pakistan.

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Meet Haley Fletcher Bethune

Haley is the Director, Learning & Education at Serious Fun Children’s Network. This global nonprofit is a worldwide network of camps and programs that provide life-changing opportunities for children and families who are impacted by serious illness.

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Meet Whitney Buchmann

Whitney helps her clients create sustainable communities rooted in equality and justice, design programs that result in greater food security, racial justice and health equity.

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Women @ Work

Our women leaders work at some of these prominent organizations of impact around the world.

Meet Our Impact Partners

Our Impact Partners are creating lasting change by investing in our work and programs.