Focus on Impact: 2011 Annual Corps Network Forum


The Corps Network Annual Forum

Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001

The goal is to highlight programs and processes that concretely demonstrate the value of Corps to our society and to challenge us all to more intently focus on impact.

The opening session features Emerald Cities with Denise Fairchild, President, Emerald Cities Collaborative as a plenary speaker. Other invited speakers include:

Moving the Needle: Making Your Case with Data
Sonal Shah, Director, White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation
Sally Ericsson, Director of Natural Resource Programs, Office of Management & Budget
Patrick Corvington, CEO, Corporation for National & Community Service

Corps and America's Great Outdoors Initiative
Ken Salazar, U.S. Secretary of the Interior
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Collective Impact: How to Build Successful Corporate Partnerships to Make a Difference

John Bridgeland, President and CEO, Civic Enterprises
Strategies for Postsecondary and Career Success
Adria Steinberg, Vice President, Jobs for the Future
Jane Oates, Assistant Secretary for Employment and Labor, Department of Labor
Steve Patrick, Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Mimi Clarke Corcoran, Director of the Special Fund for Poverty Alleviation, Open Society Foundations

Washington Insider
Joe Scarborough, News Anchor and Host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe"
Mika Brzezinski, News Anchor and Host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe"