EIN 23-7079591

Center for Creative Leadership (CCL)

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The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) is a top-ranked, global provider of executive education that develops better leaders through its exclusive focus on leadership education and research.
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Program areas at CCL

The golden leaf scholars Leadership program is now in its 13th year serving students in rural, formerly tobacco-dependent, counties in nc. The program is funded by the golden leaf foundation. Students who maintain a strong academic performance are eligible to participate in the glslp program for all four years of their college career. The program includes twice-yearly Leadership conferences, individual coaching, and a summer internship experience each summer..
W.k. Kellogg foundation is an innovative fellowship for leaders to connect, grow, and lead transformational change toward a more equitable society in the united states. The 18-month fellowship program offers hands-on training, personalized coaching, community-based support and practical project experience. It brings together 80 inspiring leaders from across the united states and sovereign tribes, with four cohorts of fellows from wkkf's priority places of Michigan, Mississippi, new mexico and new orleans, as well as one national u.s. cohort. Over the course of a year and a half, fellows deepen their knowledge and skills for navigating today's challenges, authentically engaging communities and advancing racial equity and racial healing in communities. In addition, fellows become part of a vast network of 1700 plus alumni, who collectively are working to effect systemic change.
Leadership development program (ldp): ldp is Center for Creative Leadership's ("ccl") flagship executive education program and is attended by more executives worldwide than any similar type program. Participants of the program tend to be middle to senior level executives from the private, military, education, and nonprofit sectors. The program gives participants the option of live-online or on-site instruction surrounded by intense pre and post work assignments. The primary objective of the program is to assist the participant in increasing his or her Leadership capacity through a feedback intensive learning experience and hands-on activities. During the fiscal year ended march 31, 2022, 816 participants attended the ldp program.
Leadership at the peak (lap)
Leading for organizational impact (loi)
Maximizing Leadership potential (mlp)
Other program services. In addition to the programs previousy listed, ccl also offers numerous additional face to face and virtual educational programs to the public, private and nonprofit sectors. Ccl strives to make our programs available to all sectors of society. Each year, ccl identifies segments of the population who do not have the resources to afford ccl programs without some financial assistance. Those audiences are generally individuals from the nonprofit or education sectors, youth or individuals from disadvantaged regions and developing countries. Ccl then provides financial assistance to these audiences through scholarships, third-party funding or below market priced fees.

Who funds Center for Creative Leadership (CCL)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Edna Mcconnell Clark FoundationPropelnext 2.0$8,500,000
Smith Richardson Foundation (SRF)General Operating Support$2,000,000
Golden LEAF FoundationSee Part Iv$428,976
...and 10 more grants received

Personnel at CCL

John R RyanPresident , Chief Executive Officer and Governor / President and Chief Executive Officer / President , Chief Executive Officer , Governor$553,139
Scott BohannonPresident , Chief Executive Officer , Governor$0
David G AltmanChief Operating Officer / Executive Vice President and Managing Director , Europe Middle East and Africa / Executive Vice President and Managing Director , Europe Middle Ea / Executive Vice President and Managing Director , Europe , Middle East and Africa / Executive Vice President and Managing Director , Emea$345,677
Bradley E ShumakerExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$286,136
Charlotte F FrancisChief Technology Officer$109,723
...and 29 more key personnel

Financials for CCL

RevenuesFYE 03/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,542,665
Program services$89,221,469
Investment income and dividends$280
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$4,310,755
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,409,840
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$192,820
Total revenues$106,677,829

Form 990s for CCL

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-032023-02-14990View PDF
2021-032022-02-15990View PDF
2020-032021-04-12990View PDF
2019-032020-10-19990View PDF
2018-032019-05-14990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s
Data update history
June 24, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
June 19, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 16, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 10 new personnel
June 12, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
May 10, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 10 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Employment organizationsSchoolsAdult education providersHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
EducationPublic policy
Operates internationallyReceives government fundingEndowed supportTax deductible donations
General information
1 Leadership Pl
Greensboro, NC 27410
Metro area
Greensboro-High Point, NC
Guilford County, NC
Website URL
(336) 545-2810
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B60: Adult, Continuing Education
NAICS code, primary
611430: Professional and Management Development Training
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