About Paul

Paul Born

Co-CEO Tamarack & Director, Vibrant Communities

 
Contact Details:
p. 519-589-7905 

Remote Office: Waterloo, Ontario

About Paul
Paul Born is global leader and an award-winning author on issues of community. His knowledge about Collective Impact and Community Engagement is extensive. Paul grew up as the son of refugees that worked together to survive and then thrive. This experience is what made him deeply curious about and engaged in ideas that cause people to work together for the common good.

Paul is the Co-founder and Co-CEO of Tamarack Institute, a 30,000-member learning community, and the Founder and Director of Vibrant Communities, a Collective Impact movement: Cities Reducing Poverty and Cities Deepening Community that is now active in over 300 cities. A large-scale community change facilitator, Paul is the author of four books including two Canadian best sellers. He is a global faculty member of the Asset Based Community Development Institute (ABCD) and a senior fellow of Ashoka, the world’s largest network of social innovators. Paul was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2019.

Area of Expertise
  • Cities Reducing Poverty
  • Deepening Community
  • Community Conversations
  • Community Engagement
  • Collaborative Leadership
  • Movement Building
  • Fundraising for Collective Impact
Recent Work 
Seminars and Workshops
  • Deepening Community for Collective Impact
  • Deepening Community for Organizations
  • Community Engagement and Systems Change
  • Community Engagement Principles to Build and Sustain a Common Agenda
  • Community Conversations – Large scale Engagement
  • Top 100 Partners Tool
  • The First 12 Months – Effectively Launching a Collective Impact Initiative
  • Fundraising for Social Change

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