ARTICLE | How Field Catalysts Accelerate Collective Impact

Article | How Field Catalysts Accelerate Collective Impact

The efforts of individual collective impact initiatives are strengthened when they are linked and loosely coordinated to advance systems change. Collective Impact initiatives that include systems change strategies demonstrate a capability to generate and scale solutions that successfully disrupt, and ultimately transform, the status quo. This is much more likely to happen with the support of a unique form of intermediary organization known as a field catalyst.

This article was published as part of the Stanford Social Innovation Review's Collective Impact, 10 Years Later series.

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