Our mission is to inspire, equip and amplify change-agents.


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We are an unconventional nonprofit organization. Where many organizations in the nonprofit space are issue oriented,  The Swell Collective is relationship & process oriented. Our work applies across all issues and builds capacity for impact. 

how we serve

We center our work on the intersectional needs & strengths of marginalized communities and focus on themes of ethical collaboration, effective communication, and resiliency & wellness. We build capacity for positive and impactful change from the ground up, and from the inside out.

Swell SChool

You want more new wave leadership skills? You want to be part of a learning community intentionally curated and led by women & people of color? You need Swell School…

the collective

Feel like you would thrive with the support and structure of some regular check-ins with a community of your peers in the rising?  Are you approaching burn-out ? Need to remind yourself of your big “why”? You need the Collective…

Swell on site

You want to build a diverse organization or team that’s woke? Want to grow through conflict rather that suffer in it? Need to plan, strategize & collaborate? Let’s do the work. You need Swell on Site…

It’s the season of giving! Giving good, because good grows. We are sending out care-packages for activists. Choose to send one directly or nominate someone special because we are love bombing lots of people this year!

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead

what floats our boats

We are co-creating, interdisciplinary, change-agents investing our human and social capital for the greater good. We believe in positive sum solutions.

Diversity & Respect

Our fates are interconnected all over the globe. We seek out those different from us with whom to collaborate and learn.

Conscious Communication

Design communicates. Process communicates. Our words and our deeds communicate. This awareness guides us towards developing new understanding.

Wellness & Integrity

Healthy individuals beget healthy communities. Integrity is wholeness and in order to be whole, we must be well.

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