CCI Symposium Videos

The symposium, held on February 15, 2013 at the Doerr-Hosier Center of The Aspen Institute, featured national leaders of collective impact and education initiatives sharing their ideas and experiences and offering insights and ideas for engaging entire communities to help schools build youth success across a whole spectrum of a student’s experience.

View part one of the symposium on GrassRoots TV:

Aspen Community Foundation presents: ‘Cradle to Career Symposium, Part 1’ Featuring Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier, Tamara Tormohlen, and Laurie Michaels


Moderator: Eric Nee, Managing Editor, Stanford Social Innovation Review

Keynote Address: Democratizing Excellence Through the Power of Community Action

Dr. Brenda Dann-Messier, U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education for Vocational and Adult Education (YouTube Video)


From Community Challenge to Community Change: The Power of Collective Impact

Willa Seldon, Partner, Bridgespan Group, San Francisco (YouTube Video)

Rebecca Graves, CF Insights, FSG, Boston (YouTube Video)


Community-Wide Youth Success: Case Studies in Moving the Needle

Jeff Edmondson, Managing Director, Strive Network, Cincinnati (YouTube Video)

Karen Pittman, President, Forum for Youth Investment, DC (YouTube Video)

Daniel Cardinali, President, Communities in Schools, DC (YouTube Video)


Funding for Impact: Community & Philanthropy Working Together

Ken Thompson, Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle (YouTube Video)


Back to CCI Resource Library home page

This is a unique website which will require a more modern browser to work!

Please upgrade today!