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Driving Impact Webinar Series

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation’s Driving Impact Webinar Series gives nonprofit leaders the power to drive impact in the community by making tools, resources, and expertise accessible through the bank’s connection to thought leaders working in the space of social change. The Series focuses on topics such as leadership development, nonprofit sustainability, industry trends and innovative approaches to economic mobility. By creating access to experts in the field of nonprofit resiliency and leadership development, we hope to be part of the solution, advancing more inclusive communities that offer economic opportunity for all. The material provided in these webinars as well as all supporting materials are for informational use only and is not intended for financial or investment advice.  Bank of America and/or its partners assume no liability for any loss or damage resulting from one’s reliance on the material provided. Consult with your own financial professional when making decisions regarding your financial or investment management.

2023 Webinars- Click below to register. Replays can be accessed for 30 days using the same registration link below. Email with any questions.

Upcoming Webinars - Click the Topic to Register

Date Topic Presenter Theme
01/19 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Looking Ahead: What’s in Store for the Nonprofit Sector in 2023 (recording available until February 28th)
  • Ebony Thomas, President, Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • Dianne Chipps Bailey, Philanthropic Executive and Managing Director, Bank of America
  • Aisha Benson, President and CEO, Nonprofit Finance Fund
Insights on nonprofit giving; sector opportunities for greater impact; trends in cross-sector collaborations, partnerships, and access to capital
02/16 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Closing the Racial Wealth Gap
  • Natalie Evans Harris, Executive Director, the Black Wealth Data Center (BWDC)
  • Cherie M. Collins Sims, MSSW, PhD, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Prosperity Now
  • Valaida Fullwood, Creator, The Soul of Philanthropy
Background on gaps in Black wealth and how data can create a better understanding of what is happening nationally and locally. How philanthropic collectives are part of the solution.
03/16 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Transforming World: The megatrends shaping business and society Martyn Briggs, Director & Senior Analyst, Bank of America Equity Research Join Bank of America's Thematic Investing Research team to explore the future and the megatrends that will transform our world.
04/20 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) The Intersectionality Between Financial and Emotional Wellness
  • Andree Taylor, Philanthropic Program Manager, Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • Philip Palmer, Talent Executive, Bank of America Executive Development Programs
  • Namrata Yadav, Academy Executive, Bank of America
How financial wellness impacts your emotional health and ways to improve it through programs like Better Money Habits®; Learning programs available to the community via The Academy.
05/18 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Interconnectivity of housing and health Alan Ferguson, President and CEO, Habitat for Humanity of Atlanta; Lily Hoffman, Health and Housing manager, Habitat for Humanity International The intersections of health and housing and the ways Habitat for Humanity is providing access to affordable homeownership that improves health outcomes and addresses racial disparities in health.
06/15 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) How effective are you at leading and adapting to change? Sal Cruz, Global Talent Consultant, Bank of America– Learning & Leadership Development Best practices when it comes to leading and adapting to change in the workplace.
07/20 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Leading for Impact Kelly Fitsimmons, Founder and CEO, Project Evident Practical data collection, data use, and impact measurement with lens on equity and promoting a culture of learning.
08/17 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Environmental Sustainability and Accelerating to Net Zero for Nonprofits
  • Christine Coady, Director and Academy Enablement Manager, Bank of America
  • Alex Liftman, Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Strategy Executive
Foundational knowledge necessary to make the business case for net zero and environment-friendly operational practices.
09/21 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Collaboration for Equitable Health
  • Dr. Eduardo Sanchez, Chief Medical Officer(CMO) for Prevention, American Heart Association
  • Jerry Jones, Vice President of Innovative Partnerships for Health Equity, Feeding America
  • Dr. Christine Crawford, Associate Medical Director, National Association of Mental Illness
  • Kimelyn Harris, Racial Equality and Economic Opportunity Executive, Bank of America
Why nonprofits regardless of sector should care about and engage in health access
10/19 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) 2023 Donor Trends Report Dianne Chipps Bailey, Philanthropic Executive and Managing Director, Bank of America Results from the new Bank of America Study of Philanthropy
11/16 2023, 2:00 PM (ET) Economic inclusion – best practices and lessons learned (working title) US Conference of Mayors (TBD) TBD
10/15/20 Building a Resilient Future Marion Mollegen McFadden, Enterprise Community Partners Sustainability
11/19/20 Meetings for People Who Hate Meetings Andy Goodman, The Goodman Center Leadership Development