Coaching & Mentoring


Experiential Learning

People learn best by doing. This theory underlies all of our training designs and this piece will explain why in more detail.
Categories: Coaching & Mentoring, Contemporary Leadership, Sustainability, Training & Facilitation, Training Activity


Fundraising Handout

Everything you need to know about raising time, talent, and treasure. Originally published in 2005 as a book chapter for a National Mentoring Center(NMC)  publication. One of our most requested publications.
Categories: About Common Ground, Board Development, Capacity Building, Coaching & Mentoring, Fundraising & Development, Healthy Organizations, Institutional Strengthening, Published Resource, Sustainability


Mentors Inc Case Study

Developed for the Department of Education's Safe and Drug Free School's Program, this is an excellent primer when it comes to social profit boards.
Categories: Board Development, Coaching & Mentoring, Contemporary Leadership, Published Resource


Peer Coaching Essentials

This is a checklist we created for a group of peer coaches tasked with supporting young job seekers.
Categories: Coaching & Mentoring, Training & Facilitation, Training Activity, Working With Young People, Youth Development, Youth Engagement


Sample Youth Protection Policy

This excellent resource can provide an added layer of protction for young people in the care of your organization. It is intended for use with volunteers who will be providing services or support to young people.
Categories: Board Development, Coaching & Mentoring, Healthy Organizations, Policies, Youth Development, Youth Engagement


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