Joining the NSLS provides much more than just leadership training. You’ll also become a part of a mission-driven community of more than 1.5 million members working toward a brighter future and a better world.
As an NSLS member, you’ll develop essential skills to enact positive change in your own life and community. The NSLS is dedicated to supporting those who have the passion to make the world better through:
• The NSLS Foundation and local acts of service aligned with your passions.
• Over $400,000 in annual scholarship and award opportunities.
• An online job board with mission-driven employers seeking NSLS members.
• Speaker Broadcasts connecting members to impactful leaders, including the Dalai Lama.
Our guiding question is: “Are we helping the greatest number of people in the greatest possible way?” For more than 20 years, we have built and developed a robust community of goal-oriented leaders making positive change across the country, working together to build a better world for all.
With that vision in mind, we've worked to:
Decrease our environmental footprint
Stimulate local economies
Support social initiatives
Teach responsible leadership practices
Our work is built on a foundation of values or guiding principles that drive our every step:
Honesty. Ensure that we are transparent in what we say and do.
Bravery. Be bold and unafraid to challenge the status quo.
Inclusivity. Offer accessibility to a diverse range of activities and services.
Exceptionalism. Work hard to exceed expectations, empower, and drive positive change.
Let's make an impact together.