Client List

Please note: This list of IISC clients has not been updated in a very VERY long time…

The Interaction Institute for Social Change has had the privilege of working with a diverse array of clients that we have organized into the following categories for your convenience. In many cases, the clients included on this partial list represent multiple stakeholders involved in collaborative learning, planning, or change initiatives.


City Parks Alliance
IL Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies
Initiative for Nonprofit Sector Careers
Institute for Human and Social Development, Inc.
Land Trust Alliance
Maine Association of Dispute Resolution Professionals
Massachusetts Partnership for Healthy Communities
Massachusetts Asian and Pacific Islanders for Health
Massachusetts Association of WIC Directors
Massachusetts Coalition for a Healthy Future
Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers
National Alliance to End Homelessness
National Association of Attorneys General
National Association of Government Employees
National Conference of State Legislatures
Save Darfur Coalition
U.S. Climate Action Network
Worcester Partnership for Racial and Health Equity

Collaborative Initiatives

Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness
Burlington Collaborative
California Success by Six
Cherish Every Child Springfield
Gulf Coast Fellowship for Community Transformation
Equity Project of the Public Schools of Brookline
Making Connections Providence
Metropolitan Area Planning Council
Peace and Security Initiative
Web of Change

Community-Based Organizations

Allston Brighton Community Development Corporation
Boston Parent Organizing Network
Cambridge Community Center
Cape Verdean Community Providers
Cape Verdean Task Force
City Life/Vida Urbana
Close to Home
Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation
Columbia Point Community Partnership
Community Music Works
COPE Centro Familiar
Dorchester CARES Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative
Ella J. Baker House
English for Action
Freedom House
Fuerza En Diversidad, Inc
Health Initiatives for Youth
Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA)
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corp.
Lawrence Community Works, Inc.
Marin Abused Women’s Services
Mattapan Community Partnership
Mujeres Unidas en Acción
Orange County Head Start
Project RIGHT Incorporated
Shelter Inc. of Contra Costa County Talbot Norfolk Triangle Neighbors United
Walnut Avenue Women’s Center
Youth In Action

Capacity Building Organizations

The Bridgespan Group
Common Good Ventures
Community Resource Exchange
East Bay Resource Center for Nonprofit Support
LaFrance Associates
Management Center
Management Consulting Services
Nonprofit Advancement Center
Nonprofit Resource Center
The Medical Foundation
The Philanthropic Initiative, Inc.
Third Sector New England

Faith-Based Organizations

Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston
Cambridge Black Pastors Conference
Catholic Relief Services
East Boston Ecumenical Community Council
Ecumenical Association for Housing, Inc.
Haifa-Boston Civil Society Project of the Jewish Community
Relations Council

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Paulist Fathers
St. James Educational Center
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Union Baptist Church
United Church of Christ

Higher Education

Berklee College of Music
Boston Architectural Center
Cairo American College
Center for Excellence in Eary Childhood Development, California State University
Center for Reflective Community Practice, MIT
Center for Urban and Regional Policy, Northeastern University
College of Citizenship and Public Service, Tufts University
College of the Atlantic
Community Building Initiative of Cambridge College
Division of Agriculture & Natural Resources, University of California
Donahue Institute, University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Indiana State University
Institute for Leadership and Career Initiatives, Wheelock College
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at Ohio State University
Montgomery College
Oklahoma University
Phillips Brooks House, Harvard College
Weston Jesuit School of Theology


Charities Aid Foundation
Conservation International
Fabry International Network
Open Society Institute: Budapest
Rede de Fundos Independentes para a Justiça Social
Working Group on Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace


Advice Northern Ireland
Age Northern Ireland
Atlantic Philanthropies, Belfast/Dublin
Belfast City Council, Northern Ireland
The Committee on the Administration of Justice, Belfast
Community Foundation for Northern Ireland
Donegal Travellers Project, Ireland
Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council, Dublin
Finglas/Cabra Local Drugs Task Force, Dublin
Institute of Public Health of Ireland, Belfast/Dublin
Irish Council for Civil Liberties, Ireland
National Women’s Council of Ireland, Dublin
Northern Ireland Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders(NIACRO)
Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action Pavee Point, Dublin, Ireland
Royal College of Nursing, Northern Ireland
Workers Education Association, Northern Ireland
Youth Advocate Programme

Leadership Programs

American Leadership Forum
Barr Foundation Fellows Program
Massachusetts Institute for Community Health Leadership, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Center for Collaborative Leadership And Development
Environmental Leadership Program
Institute for Civic Leadership
Institute of Politics at Harvard University
Lead Boston, National Conference for Community and Justice

Nonprofit Organizations

Active Living by Design
AIDS Services of Austin
ALS Therapy Development Foundation
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Aspira de Puerto Rico
Boys and Girls Club of America
Bridge Over Troubled Waters
Business for Social Responsibility
Career Ladders Project
Center for Cultural Exchange
Center for Environmental Leadership in Business
Center for Investigative Reporting
Center for the Study of Social Policy Centro Presente
Choices for Children
Civic Engagement Project for Children & Families
Civic Ventures
Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation
The Connection
Conservation International
Corporate Ethics International
Council of Community Clinics
Emerald Necklace Conservancy
Environmental Careers Organization
Every Child Counts
Friends Outside in Santa Clara County
Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders
Girls Incorporated
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Hawaii Audubon Society
Health Care of Southeastern Massachusetts, Inc.
Hearing Society for the Bay Area, Inc.
Hispanic Health Council Inc.
Immigrant Legal Resource Center
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Interface Children Family Services
Land Trust of Napa County
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Detroit
Maine Children’s Cancer Program
Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences
Massachusetts Audubon Society
Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation
Mass Mentoring Partnership
Mexican Heritage Corporation
My Sister’s Keeper
National Immigration Law Center
Natural Step
Neighborhood Partners Fund
Neighborhood Reinvestment Corp.
North East Action
One Family Scholars
Partners for Livable Communities
Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond
Pine Street Inn
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts, Inc.
Political Research Associates
Project Bread
Project for School Innovation
Radio Bilingue
Reading Is Fundamental
Resiliency for Life
Rhode Island KIDS COUNT
Rural Community Assistance Corporation
San Francisco Institute For Criminal Justice
September 11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows
Sierra Club
Strategies for Children, Inc.
Sustainable Conservation
Team-up for Youth
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse
Trust for Public Land
The Trustees of Reservations
Union of Concerned Scientists, Inc.
Upstart Logic
Women and Their Children’s Housing, Inc. (WATCH)
Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND)
Year Up
Yosemite National Institutes
Youth for Change


Atlantic Philanthropies
Barr Foundation
The Boston Foundation
Annie E. Casey Foundation
Community Foundation of Monterey County
Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County
Connect US Funders’ Collaborative
Council of Michigan Foundations
C.S. Mott Foundation
DentaQuest Foundation
Nathan Cummings Foundation
Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation
DentaQuest Foundation
Film Arts Foundation
Ford Foundation
Fort Mason Foundation
Funders for Lesbian and Gay Issues
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Grantmakers in the Arts
Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania
William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund
Growald Family Foundation
Heritage United Way
Hyams Foundation
LGBTQ Racial Justice Fund
Michigan Council on Foundations
Ms. Foundation for Women, Inc.
Nellie Mae Education Foundation
New England Blacks in Philanthropy Open Society Foundations/Campaign for Black Male Achievement
Peninsula Community Foundation
Ploughshares Fund
Philanthropy for Social Justice and Peace Network
San Francisco Education Fund

The San Francisco Foundation
The Schwab Fund for Charitable Giving
Smith Family Foundation
The Stanley Foundation
Strategic Grant Partners
Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation
Tides Foundation
Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation
United Way of America
United Way of Massachusetts Bay
United Way of Rhode Island
United Way of Santa Cruz County
United Way of the Bay Area
Bernard van Leer Foundation
Venture Fund for Jewish-Arab Equality and Coexistence, United Jewish Communities
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Youth Forward Fund
Zellerbach Family Foundation

Public Sector Organizations

Alameda County
American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Arkansas Literacy Councils, Inc.
Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs
Boston Harbor Island National Park
Boston Transportation Department
California Institute for Mental Health
California Technology Assistance Project
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
City of Albuquerque
City of Boston Climate Action Leadership Committee
City of Boston Office of New Bostonians
City of Cambridge, Agenda for Children
City of Livermore
City of San Jose
City of Tucson
DC Agenda
Downtown DC Business Improvement District
FIRST 5 San Mateo County
FIRST 5 Santa Clara County
Florida Department of Health
Greater New Bedford Community Health Center
Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Massachusetts Department of Children and Families
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Mendocino County Department of Public Health
Miami Dade County Health Department
Multnomah County Health Department
New York State Department of Health
New York State Office of Children and Family Service

Schools, School Systems, and Educational Capacity Building Organizations

Acelero Learning
Algiers Charter School Association
Alliance for Inclusion and Prevention
American Embassy School
Anne Arundel County Public Schools
Arkansas Department of Education
Atlanta Public Schools
Boston Public Schools
Brevard County School District
Butte County Office of Education
Cabarrus County Schools
California School Age Consortium
Cambridge Public Schools
The CAYL Institute (Community Advocates for Young Learners)
Center for Collaborative Education
Citizen Schools College Summit
Commonwealth Corp
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Public School System
Coweta County Schools
Diploma Plus
Education Resource Strategies
Escondido Union High School District
Fenway High School
Frederick County Public Schools
Garrett County Board of Education
Howard County Public Schools
JDL Associates
John D. O’Bryant School of Math & Science
Kankakee Public Schools
Laramie County School District #1
Lincoln Public Schools
Los Angeles Unified School District
Louisiana State Department of Education
Louisiana Department of Public Schools
Maryland Department of Education
Menlo Park City School District
Montgomery County Public Schools
New Leaders for New Schools
Newton Public Schools
North Carolina Network
North Carolina Partnership for Excellence
Northwest Regional Educational Lab
Onslow County Public Schools
Orange County Public Schools
Paradise Valley Unified School District No. 69
Pasadena Unified School District
Paris Elementary School
Public Schools of Brookline
Region 1 Education Service Center
Region 18 Education Service Center
Sacramento City Unified School District
San Francisco Unified School District
School District of Indian River County, Florida
School District of Osceola County, Florida
School District of Philadelphia
St. Charles Parish Schools
The Steppingstone Foundation
Tehama County Department of Education
Tempe School District No. 3
Uncommon Schools
Young Achievers for Science and Mathematics Pilot School

Volunteer and Community Service Organizations

City Year Boston
City Year Rhode Island
Corporation for National Service
Hands On Bay Area
Iowa Commission on Volunteer Services
YouthBuild USA