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Effective Leadership Academy

Effective Leadership Academy uses a research-based model to provide authentic, experiential and interactive learning experiences for young people to develop the soft skills they need for long-term achievement. ELA offers several training models that are designed to stack on the effectiveness and strength of the others.

Executive Director: Flo Brett

SVP Lead Partner: Jeff Allen

Years of Engagement: 2018–2020

SVP Impact

This was a short-term, time-only engagement.

  Unrestricted Grants      $ 0 (Time-Only) 
  Volunteer Hours      214 

Capacity Building Areas:

  • Board Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Scaling
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing & Communications

A Ticket to Self-Discovery: Effective Leadership Academy Helps Youth Launch Successful Life Journeys

The demands and distractions many children face in today’s world do not leave much room for a “journey of self-discovery.” That’s where SVP’s time-only Investee Effective Leadership Academy (ELA) comes in; its programs serve as a veritable life-skill travel agency aiding students in their voyage of personal growth. Read More »

What a BLAST! Inspiration Burns Bright at SVP’s 6th bigBANG! Fast Pitch Showcase

On October 26, more than 200 attendees had their feel-good fuses lit at SVP’s bigBANG! 2017, when six Fast Pitch Presenters blew up the stage with positive energy! Read More »