Impact Convener [k uh n veen -er] An organization that brings people together, either virtually or in-person, to drive a collective effort that serves a specific shared purpose through conferences, gatherings, summits, or fora.

Convening the Conveners (CtC) is a membership program for organizations that use the powerful tool of convening to advance positive change. was founded as a group of conveners who wanted more– deeper impact, more trusted relationships, and growth, for ourselves and our communities. We envision a world where authentic dialogue surfaces solutions to the world’s most pressing problems.

We do this by building powerful communities of practice for mission-driven leaders to connect, learn, and collaborate with each other. You are the leader we need to solve our global challenges!

As a Community Member (with the intellect, appetite, and ability to convene for high impact) you are uniquely positioned to teach (and learn from) your peers, access best-in-class practices and services, and accomplish every goal you set out to achieve.


If you're a nonprofit, foundation, investor, network, social enterprise, mission-driven business, team, or other entity that intentionally brings people together in pursuit of social or environmental good, you belong in

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Global Events Calendar

We do everything we can to make life easier for our Conveners. Hosting a calendar that automatically distributes your event details to a dozen ecosystem partner sites around the web is one of those things.

Discounts to Member Convenings makes it easy to tap into professional discounts from those peers, along with top service providers, and reciprocate in turn.

Conveners' Playbook

Here, you’ll find dozens of tied and true facilitation techniques + session formats, plus best practices and lessons learned on everything from the physical layout of break space to multi-generation engagement.

Member Directory

It may sound simple, but contact information for all your convening peers--and all the speakers they’ve loved (and haven’t) collected in one place is no small resource.

Monthly Member Calls

This is a space for you to share triumphs, get advice, and learn from peers who know just where you’re coming from.

Newsletters & More...

We know, we know. Another newsletter. But give this one a chance and we guarantee you’ll find something valuable in every action-oriented edition


...or learn more about what it means to be a member, and what's in it for you and your convening.

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