NeighborWorks Achieving Excellence Program:
Applying the power of revolutionary thinking and performance
The NeighborWorks Achieving Excellence
Program is a performance-driven organizational investment opportunity for seasoned executive directors and senior staff of nonprofit organizations. Through NeighborWorks America's collaboration with a prestigious university partner and with lead program architect Douglas K. Smith, organizational performance and learning expert and author of Make Success Measurable!, you will be privileged to take part in a performance program unlike any other — one that assists you in taking your skills and knowledge to a level you may not have thought possible.
Applications for the next Achieving Excellence class are now being accepted.
Click HERE to begin your application! (You may preview the application form HERE.)
The following forms are also included in the application, but If you are an Executive Director applicant, please click HERE to download the appropriate nomination form, to be completed by your Board Chair.
If you are a senior manager applicant, please click HERE to download the appropriate nomination form, to be completed by your CEO/President/Executive Director.
For a copy of the Partner Reference Letter form, click HERE.
Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government has been selected as our Executive Education partner for the next session of Achieving Excellence.
The numbers of how many we have helped have doubled if not tripled, in part due to a better accounting, but also partly due to our strategic participation
Member of a board whose Executive Director participated in Achieving Excellence
About Achieving Excellence
At the beginning of this intensive program, you will select a specific and significant challenge facing your organization — a challenge whose solutions can dramatically change not only how your organization operates, but also provide the impetus for change in the entire industry.
Achieving Excellence is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors: