Coaching for Social Impact

The ICF Foundation is excited about the new opportunities to show how coaching can impact society. We know that professional coaching has the power to transform social impact organizations, increasing performance and effectiveness. ICF Foundation continues to launch global initiatives to accelerate and amplify system change with our partner organizations.

48 ICF Chapters

To date, ICF chapters have completed over 80 Ignite projects with the ICF Foundation on the Ignite Initiative.

16 Million Reached

To date, more than 16 million people have been reached through Ignite and global partnerships.

Motivating Change

98% of participants were motivated to take action on their learning from coaching.

ICF Coaches for Good is an initiative powered by the ICF Foundation, in partnership with Soar, to connect ICF-credentialed coaches around the globe with leaders and organizations who are addressing the world’s most pressing challenges in significant and powerful ways.

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Interested in sharing the Societal Progress story or beginning a pro bono initiative with your organization? Use our tools to get started.

Social Impact Presentation
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“Coaching strengthened me as a professional by helping me find my own solutions to key challenges I faced in deciding and initiating action, and leading and supervising, and creating a culture of drive for results within the team.”

Ignite UNICEF Coachee


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