hsi_logo

Inspirational Quote

A person who has a cat by the tail knows a whole lot more about cats than someone who has just read about them.
Mark Twain

Partners

The mission of inspiring people to build healthy, diverse, inclusive community is not the exclusive domain of the Human Spirit Initiative! We seek to collaborate and partner with academic, corporate, philanthropic, and nonprofit organizations. We invite you to explore the possibilities with us.

  • Resourcing: Provide support to build capacity and drive our mission, assist in developing curricula for youth serving organizations, assist in developing a social media strategy, etc.
  • Sharing: Introduce the Human Spirit Initiative and our monographs within your corporate communications system, and encourage comments and feedback.

Current Partners and Collaborators:

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America: Programs and services to promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence.
  • Communities In Schools: A nationwide network of passionate professionals working in public schools to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
  • The Drucker Institute: Bettering society by stimulating effective management and responsible leadership.
  • Extra Mile-Points of Light Volunteer Pathway: More than a national monument; it is a continuously evolving tribute to great American volunteer pioneers, ultimately forming a mile-long pathway in the heart of Washington, DC.
  • The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute: Providing social sector leaders with essential leadership wisdom, inspiration and resources to lead for innovation and to build vibrant social sector organizations.
  • Mutual of America: Your Retirement Company, providing pension and retirement-related products, programs and services since 1945.
  • National Human Services Assembly: An association of the nation’s leading national non-profits in the fields of health, human and community development, and human services.
  • Non Profit Leadership Alliance: A national alliance of colleges and nonprofits that certifies diverse, work-ready talent for the nonprofit sector.
  • National Urban League: A historic civil rights organization dedicated to economic empowerment in order to elevate the standard of living in historically underserved urban communities.
  • Special Olympics: An association of  passionate, committed individuals from every walk of life, who recognize the value and unique gifts of people with intellectual disabilities and who, together, share the common belief in dignity, equality and opportunity for ALL people.
  • Volunteers of America: a ministry of service dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.