An online program designed to help understand the development challenges in the Indian context, focusing on building perspectives and enhancing competencies through interactive sessions and workshops with domain experts and leaders in the social sector. The program enables participants to better understand the social sector and engage with it meaningfully (full time or otherwise) , leveraging their already existing skillsets.Know More >>
A rigorous online certification specifically designed for fundraising professionals in the social sector. The Fundraising Program is the first of its kind in India: a virtual platform for in-depth engagement with experts and leaders in the field, fostering strong networks and knowledge building through contextual study.Know More >>
A bouquet of thoughtfully curated online learning sessions that seek to enable professionals to learn seamlessly, build their knowledge and become more effective & empathetic leaders. We are delighted to bring to you our online initiative with a line-up of webinars on topics relevant to our context and hosted by expert speakersKnow More >>
ILSS Program Updates
Date : 14th January - 12th March, 2022
First round application deadline: 18th October 2021 & Second round application deadline: 13th December 2021
Venue : Virtual Program
India Leaders for Social Sector (ILSS) will hold the twelvth edition of its leadership program in January 2022.Know More
India Leaders for Social Sector (ILSS), in partnership with the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford PACS), is organizing a workshop on non-profit […]Know More
While I was keen to make a transition into the social Sector, ILSS turned out to be the perfect program to support me in my decision. It has been instrumental in providing access to new opportunities and networks in the sector, along with guidance to make the best decision, aligned to our passion & purpose. You also get the opportunity to interact with a great set of peers
With ILSS, I find myself learning and unlearning in the company of spirited peers, pioneering leaders and renowned academics. It has helped me address a crucial question: How to build the foundational knowledge to go further? From Economics to Social Entrepreneurship, from Leadership dilemmas to the dynamics of partnership, the program has given me great clarity and direction to the path ahead.
ILSS was a life-changing experience for me. It gave me a holistic view of the sector and enabled me with the entire social sector ecosystem which included access to the opportunities, social sector leaders, practitioners, and offered a great platform to interact with the vibrant cohort members. The ILSS team inspired me at each and every step of my transition journey and facilitated my movement into the social sector.
I feel I have finally been given a playbook on fundraising! As someone who set up my organization to make a difference, the fundraising world was very opaque to me. Now, I feel confident in showcasing our work and tapping in to what I initially thought was a tight financial space.