Nonprofit leaders play an essential role in creating positive change and supporting a thriving Greater Washington region. LeaderBridge® is a comprehensive leadership initiative of the Crimsonbridge Foundation that works together with nonprofit leaders and program partners to meet the leadership development interests of leaders of color and of diverse backgrounds to foster a more connected and collaborative leadership network.
Supporting the leaders advancing our region is essential. LeaderBridge engages and connects nonprofit leaders in the Greater Washington region to leadership development programs that address their needs and interests.
LeaderBridge partners with program providers committed to equity to:
Increase access to leadership development opportunities through inclusive outreach and marketing and
Strengthen the leadership capacity of the region’s nonprofit sector.
The LeaderBridge Network is comprised of more than 140 LeaderBridge alumni who represent the Greater Washington region. We seek to connect, showcase, share news, celebrate successes, and support nonprofit leaders in the region.
supported through leadership development
supported through participating staff
have continued their career in the nonprofit sector
Since 2016, more than 150 local nonprofit leaders have advanced their professional skills with support from LeaderBridge and the Crimsonbridge Foundation. Leaders report they were able to immediately implement their learning to advance their organizations and community – cultivating board members, implementing staff training, improving finance and development structures, revising communications systems, enhancing evaluation processes, and more!