Congrats on completing DDCSP! We are thrilled to welcome you to the DDCSP alumni community, a home for all DDCSP alumni from each of the five programs. We can’t wait to learn more about you, your career goals and life passions, and for you to get to know us and other DDCSPers. You’ll want to save this email since it is the ultimate key to all things DDCSP alumni network. Ready to learn more? Read on!
But wait, who are “we”?
The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, contracted us, the Environmental Leadership Program to help build your alumni network.
Since 2000, we have supported environmental and social change leaders from across the country by:
Connecting improbable partners - getting folx from all different backgrounds in the same room, developing trust through relationship and building common ground.
Network weaving among 1000+ diverse Senior Fellows (ELP Alumni) in our network
Now that you are a part of the DDCSP Alumni Network and the larger Environmental Leadership Program network, here are all the resources available:
- Private Facebook Group
Click this video below for a walk through of all these digital spaces.
- I love the network because it's full of brilliant and supportive people!! - Kelly, UM (2016)
I love the network because I can get to know other passionate young environmentalists who are inspiring, funny, and encouraging - Dyaami, UW (2014)
I love the network because of how supportive and helpful they are, both with professional and personal aspects. - Anonymous
Introduce yourself to the network by posting a photo and a DDCSP memory to our Facebook group. It's a private group, so please allow 1-2 days for processing before you can post. Click here to join the Facebook Group
Not on Facebook? Tag us on Instagram @ddcspalumni
Communities that play together, stay together, every year we bring alumni together from each DDCSP program to build community, develop your leadership skills and catalyze action. As a DDCSP Alumni, you can participate in an Alumni Leadership Cohort (ALC) at White Oak Conservation Center to meet other DDCSPers and bring your ideas for the network to life. Check out the experiences of previous ALCs here. Save the date - the next ALC will be September 9th-13th.