The challenges that affect children around the world seem daunting.
affects almost 250 million children worldwide. Approximately 40%, mostly girls, drop out by secondary school.
is a global concern where 60,000 children are exploited for commercial gain in Thailand alone each year.
affects 21% of all US children (about 15 million and 356 millions globally).
Gratitude Network Solutions
The good news? There are thousands of nonprofit leaders who devote their lives every day to helping these children – to advance in school; to find health, shelter and safety; to help break the cycle of poverty and reach their potential. Our approach is simple, but powerful: help these organizations do what they do best, by enabling their leadership to scale for impact.
We find the best, most impactful organizations around the world through a rigorous screening process. From over 1,300 applicants annually, we select approximately 30 as Gratitude Fellows.
We provide our Fellows with top-level 1:1 leadership coaching from volunteer coaches, expert advisors, peer support and more. Our year-long fellowship addresses priority issues – defined by the Fellows – with leadership and team building support, strategic planning, and a comprehensive Scaling Up curriculum
Our goal is to help social entrepreneurs scale their organizations to build on what they do best and to help 50 million children reach their potential. With your support, we have enabled the following impact worldwide.
“I grew so much in my leadership role during the fellowship – (my team) is more productive because I learned how to better delegate and prioritize.”
— Kakenya Ntaiya, Kakenya’s Dream
“We worked on leadership development, board and team building, and monitoring and evaluation of impact. Gratitude helped me utilize our app and develop an online course on human rights.”
— Joseph Osuigwe, Devatop Centre for Africa Development