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“Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.” — Mahatma Gandhi


TCLI Headquarters Has Relocated!

On July 1, 2015
TCLI Headquarters offices relocated to the Maryland Trade Center I
7500 Greenway Center Drive—Suite 400, Greenbelt, Maryland.

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Our programs have helped urban and rural leaders improve millions of lives and achieve community-driven social change.

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We are dedicated to building a movement of diverse leaders and organizations that understand the communities they serve.

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For 30 years, The Center for Leadership Innovation (TCLI) has been engaging diverse leaders to change the world in ways they never before dared. Our core mission is to cultivate and equip diverse leaders who will innovate and execute breakthrough approaches to transform lives and communities.

Serving communities through leaders
“I learned that to be truly innovative, an organization needs to be willing to take risks.”

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