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All 31 members of the inaugural class of the IGNITE Fellowship for Women of Color in the Social Sector – a leadership program for women of color at nonprofits, newly launched by NYU Wagner’s Research Center for Leadership in Action (RCLA) -- gathered in New York City for a kick-off institute that stretched from August 1-6.
The IGNITE institute, organized by Toni Harris, Director of Career Services and Alumni Relations at Wagner, and Director of the IGNITE Fellowship, began with a welcome reception in
Thirty-one Professionals Selected for Inaugural IGNITE Fellowship for Women of Color in the Social Sector
The Research Center for Leadership in Action (RCLA) at New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service is pleased to announce the 31 members of the inaugural IGNITE Fellowship for Women of Color in the Social Sector, a nine-month program enabling them to strengthen their leadership and management skills.
Offered with support from the American Express Foundation, IGNITE offers a diverse group of mid-career women directing nonprofit programs and organizations across the United States exposure to best practices, processes for
NYU Wagner’s Research Center for Leadership in Action is now accepting applications for the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Public Service.
The fellowship is a prestigious leadership program for a diverse group of early-career professionals working full-time for elected officials, government agencies, nonprofits and philanthropic organizations in New York City. Through sessions twice each month from November 2013 through May 2014, Fellows will