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The Lewis Institute

Catalyzing Impact: Playing with the Heavy Hitters

By Nathan J. Burke, M’17. Since 2010, The Lewis Institute has run the Babson Board Fellows program which places MBAs and alumni as non-voting members on nonprofit boards throughout Greater Boston. Living into Babson’s mission to create economic and social value simultaneously, not sequentially, the program strives to create value and impact by activating entrepreneurial…

The Lewis Institute

Embracing Transparency in the Non-Profit Sector

By Richard Scioli, Babson Board Fellows member and Founder of Elemental Innovation Through my involvement with The Lewis Institute’s Board Fellows program I’ve had the opportunity to spend the past year on the Board of The Special Olympics of Massachusetts. Spending time with their staff and the people they serve has given me incredible access…

Emily Weiner

Cultivating Tribes

We’re in the middle of developing our newest Babson Board Fellows cohort and I’m starting to notice a trend as I meet with MBAs who are interested in joining the program. Whether in one-on-one interviews or group information sessions, when I ask what they’re hoping to get out of this program, most answer the same…