Our mission is to improve educational opportunities, health and wellness and workforce development in Wilson.
Wilson Forward partners with organizations from all sectors including government, education, economic development, businesses, non-profits, philanthropy, faith, and neighborhoods. Our partnerships include the leadership from anchor organizations as well as voices of the communities we serve.
Wilson Forward has been guided by the insight and commitment of community members and leaders from all sectors. The pioneering work of over 700 voices created the foundation for our collective impact model.
Wilson Forward uses the Collective Impact model, which brings together key leaders and organizations across multiple sectors.
Each year, Wilson Forward hosts an annual meeting for local partners and community. This meeting is designed to focus on challenges and opportunities presented to the Wilson community, and the work of many existing partnerships and collaborative efforts dedicated to making Wilson a great place to work and live.
Wilson Forward is supported by the investment from our local partners, community members, and philanthropic investors.
Wilson Forward provides timely reports to the community regarding our work and partnerships that are focused on improving the quality of life for all.