How Legacy Processes Change on Your Watch

September 25, 2020
Concrete steps for changing long-standing processes in government.… Continued

Solutions to Empower Small Business Owners in D.C.

September 1, 2020
Helping underserved entrepreneurs thrive in Washington D.C.… Continued

Bringing Equity to the Forefront of Local Justice Systems

August 18, 2020
Bridging the gap between criminal justice and behavioral health in St. Louis.… Continued

Why Organization Leaders Should Support Employee Self-Care

July 30, 2020
Prioritizing and investing in self-care in the workplace.… Continued

Developing Technology to Make a Broader Impact

July 6, 2020
Rethinking innovation in the education technology space.… Continued

A Networked Model Will Create the Organizational Leaders You Really Need

June 30, 2020
Applying an organizational framework to unlocking leadership potential.… Continued

We Can Work Together. History Tells Me So

June 24, 2020
Perspectives from a FUSE fellow who worked with law enforcement professionals and the Black community they serve.… Continued

A City Innovates for Its Survival

June 22, 2020
While median income and poverty rates point to a larger economic struggle in the face of COVID-19, Fresno is leveraging innovative strategies in its push for progress.… Continued

Communities of Color Should Not Need to Protest

June 16, 2020
Our nation needs to understand how individual acts of racism are a reflection of systemic acts of racism.… Continued

A Purpose-Driven Vocation

May 27, 2020
Creating equity for young people of color through her purpose-driven firm.… Continued

These Changemakers Are Ready for Their Year of Public Service

May 19, 2020
Our spring cohort shares what drew them to a year of impact in local government.… Continued

When the COVID-19 Crisis Hit, Here’s How FUSE Fellows Moved Into High Gear

April 14, 2020
FUSE fellows take on resilience support in health, housing, economic development, and more.… Continued

Social Impact From a Human Resources Lens

March 31, 2020
Working at the intersection of public policy and human resources.… Continued

Expanding Digital Inclusion to Reach Angelenos

March 2, 2020
Providing better access to digital connectivity and literacy training.… Continued

I Am Proof of Both Failure and Success

February 11, 2020
Understanding both individual and community needs to enact sustainable juvenile justice reform.… Continued

Redefining Responsible Development in Washington D.C.

February 3, 2020
Founding his own think tank to pursue poverty reduction through education, public health, and community development.… Continued

Ensuring Everyone in Allegheny County Has a Home

January 23, 2020
Building on innovative problem-solving approaches to prioritize homelessness in Allegheny County.… Continued

Can Government Be Delightful?

January 9, 2020
FUSE alum Hua Wang details key lessons from a year of public service.… Continued

Finding Her Roots From the 45th Floor

December 11, 2019
Pursuing her passion for San Francisco and affordable housing beyond FUSE.… Continued

Taking on the Opioid Crisis

December 11, 2019
Connecting lived experience to professional experiences in order to address the opioid epidemic.… Continued

Why I’m Committing to a Year of Social Impact

October 24, 2019
Learn why these changemakers decided to take on a year of public service.… Continued

Dedicating a Year to Public Service

July 16, 2019
What made these talented professionals switch gears and work with civic organizations?… Continued

How Innovative Government Agencies Use Data to Better Serve Their Communities

May 21, 2019
Sharing innovative insights from San Francisco, New Orleans, and Pittsburgh. … Continued

How Three Government Agencies Are Helping Underserved Communities

February 4, 2019
Helping better serve their most vulnerable residents.… Continued

What It Takes to Lead Transformational Change

January 24, 2019
It takes the right combination of leadership styles and a diverse set of skills.… Continued

How to Design for Catalytic Change in Government

December 5, 2018
What it takes to create a high-impact project that will drive change.… Continued

The Lasting Impact of a FUSE Project

November 7, 2018
Culture change, collective learning, and catalyzing new ways of thinking are a few of the intangible yet valuable outcomes of our fellowship program.… Continued

Why I Chose a Year of Public Service

November 6, 2018
"I could not pass up the opportunity to play a critical role in facilitating change that is so important." … Continued

Increasing Financial Aid Access to Make College More Affordable

August 23, 2018
A bad "customer experience" should not be a barrier to getting a college degree.… Continued

A Tale of Two Maker Cities: What One Silicon Valley City Learned from a Trip to Pittsburgh

August 16, 2018
FUSE fellow Parker Thomas is bringing the maker education lessons he learned while visiting schools and libraries in Pittsburgh to Fremont.… Continued

The Promise of Higher Education for Stockton Youth

January 31, 2018
A $20 million grant is the first step to help get Stockton youth to college.… Continued

Meeting of the Minds: What They Learned

January 10, 2018
Five strategic ways to tackle the most complex challenges.… Continued

Transparency: That’s the Key to Equitable Government

November 8, 2017
The San Francisco Ethics Commission was established to … Continued

The Challenges and Opportunities of Driving Innovative Change

October 26, 2017
It all comes down to people skills. … Continued

Why I Became a FUSE Fellow

October 25, 2017
To make a difference in the lives of others.… Continued

Building Trust Through Transparency

September 22, 2017
Be tactful, democratic, and consistent.… Continued

How to Add Value to Your Team

July 28, 2017
Getting buy-in when you're new to a team.… Continued

Why One Year Is Enough

July 19, 2017
Meaningful improvements can happen in just one year.… Continued

What I’ve Learned About Building Meaningful Connections

June 27, 2017
Hint: Check your ego at the door.… Continued

Eight Smart Ways to Tackle a Big Project

May 23, 2017
A playbook for getting unstuck. … Continued

Furthering California’s Data Efforts

October 14, 2016
When government data are freely available for everyone to use and republish as they wish, they can drive social change.… Continued

FUSE Fellows at CGI America: A Unique Opportunity

July 20, 2016
"Our efforts to support the immigrant communities of Los Angeles, whether from the perspective of an entrepreneur or a naturalizing citizen, are also happening in similar ways in communities across the country."… Continued

Helping San Francisco Youth Succeed in STEM Fields

July 6, 2016
"I realized that all the work I was doing wasn’t just about getting a good return on investment or reaching a certain metric. It was about helping these youth achieve their dreams."… Continued

How to Build an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

April 5, 2016
Civic innovators from three sectors share tools and tips.… Continued

Top 5 Reasons to Become a Fellow

September 9, 2012
Working hand-in-hand providing strategic support and helping to implement this program, Jeremy is at a grass roots level, seeing first-hand how a local government can begin to change the way corporations reach out and...… Continued