2018

January-March

April-June

July-September

October-December

Shared Analysis

January-March

One-on-one conversations between participants and STP Team to deepen understanding and capture each organization’s theories of change and strategies.

February 12-13 — Meeting in Oakland, CA to discuss shared analysis, potential North Stars.

April-June

One-on-one conversations between participants and STP Team about how each organization is and isn’t centering marginalized communities.

Sharing learning across experiments.

June 4-6 — Kick off conversation in Warrenton, VA about centering marginalized communities.

July-September

October-December

November — Design Team one on ones to discuss systems change.

December 10-12 —  Two day meeting on structural threats with new Northstar Network invitees.

Experiments

January-March

February 12-13 — Meeting in Oakland, CA (same as above) to launch experiments.

Begin first cycle of experiments.

April-June

April — Complete first cycle of experiments. Begin second cycle.

June 4-6 — Meeting in Warrenton, VA (same as above) to complete second cycle, make meaning, launch third cycle.

July-September

Third and fourth cycles of experiments.

October-December

Fifth and sixth cycles of experiments.