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HandsOn Leadership

handson leadershipAre you looking to develop your skills as a leader and community organizer? Do you want to learn how effective nonprofit organizations are run while working on a fun, dynamic team? Then apply to HandsOn Leadership 2018!

HandsOn Bay Area’s HandsOn Leadership is a one-of-a-kind fellowship that combines specialized professional development with hands-on volunteering to cultivate strong civic leaders in our Bay Area communities.

HandsOn Leadership teams operate under the expert guidance of HandsOn Bay Area while working to support our unique mission. HandsOn Leadership team members learn fundamental aspects of running an effective nonprofit through a unique set of leadership, fundraising and volunteering goals.

Fellowship Goals

Working in regional teams of 8-12 participants, HandsOn Leadership teams work towards a number of rewarding goals throughout their 9-month fellowship.

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Volunteer
Leadership

Develop and lead
volunteering
events and series

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Professional
Development

Get inspired with nonprofit
experts and workshops
 

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Fundraising
Focus
Create unique fundraising
events and projects
 

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Leadership
Recruitment

Recruit and inspire the
next class of
HandsOn Leadership

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Networking
Events

Attend valuable networking
events and opportunities
 

 

Testimonials

 

Want to see more HandsOn Leadership testimonials?

Meet our past teams.

HandsOn Leadership Candidates are

  • Passionate, community-minded individuals

  • Interested in working as a nonprofit executive or serving on a nonprofit board

  • Corporate or nonprofit professionals seeking to enhance their leadership skills

Benefits of Involvement

  • Learning how effective nonprofits manage resources and people to create positive change in their communities

  • Attending professional development workshops led by leading nonprofit experts

  • Growing your professional network of community-minded peers

  • And so much more...

Cost

The enrollment fee for HandsOn Leadership is $650. This fee helps cover program costs including workshop facilitation, project supply budgets for the teams, venue management and volunteer meal costs, to name a few. That said, we have a generous sliding-scale, needs-based scholarship program to enable us to not turn anyone away for lack of funds.

Apply

Stay tuned for more information about HandsOn Leadership 2019! 

Questions?

Please read our FAQ or e-mail Joey Guerin (Associate Director of Programs) at joey@handsonbayarea.org

The HandsOn Leadership program is made possible by generous support from the Eustace-Kwan Family Foundation.