Expired: APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2021 FACEBOOK COMMUNITY ACCELERATOR ARE NOW OPEN

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Deadline

31 May 2021

Opportunity Description

FACEBOOK COMMUNITY ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

Join the Program
Apply to get the training, mentorship and funds to extend your community’s positive impact.

How we Help?
Training & Coaching
Learn how to organize and strengthen your community through custom training, one-on-one coaching and meaningful partnerships.

Access to New Products
Get early access to new products aimed at helping you manage and activate your community.

Funding
Facebook will work with GlobalGiving to offer you up to $50k USD to help fund your community’s initiatives, with a subset of communities eligible to receive part of $1 million USD in additional funding.

Proven Impact
Facebook has invested in hundreds of community leaders worldwide since 2019.

Together, these leaders reported that their projects impacted over 1.9 million lives through online community support, the use of helpful resources and other activities made possible through the program.

What participants will do
Strengthen your community
Learn from experts, coaches and a customized curriculum so your community can work better together.

Plan your initiatives
Identify important initiatives that will create a positive impact on the broader world and develop a plan to mobilize your community around your goals.

Execute
Collaborate on your initiatives with top advocates and leaders in the community space and utilize new products aimed at helping you manage and activate your members.

What participants will learn

Community Identity Foundations:
Participants will develop and/or refine their community’s mission, member and stakeholder engagement strategy, Theory of Change, and more.

Leading Action-Oriented Communities:
Participants will learn skills to lead effective teams, engage members in projects that further community goals, manage volunteers, and more.

Sustainability:
Participants will learn best practices for community income generation and options for organizational structures that help maximize community impact.

How to Apply