The Application for the WATB 2015-2016 cohort is no longer available.

please check back in the spring of 2016! 

Your sharing, training and encouragement have served to confirm and enlarge my vision of what really makes for community... this Fellowship has helped restore clarity of vision and commitment to purpose.
— Kenneth Thompson, Friendship Community Church, WATB Fellow 2012-2013


We Are The Bronx Fellowship Highlights

  • Partake in monthly professional development seminars addressing core non-profit skills.

  • Participate in monthly committee meetings focused on grant-making or development.
  • Meet with Bronx and Citywide leaders and funders.
  • Network and build relationships with other Bronx organizations and professionals.
  • Gain access to additional resources and best practices.
  • Receive a certificate of accomplishment at the closing ceremony from Hostos Community College. 
  • Choose a cause in my community for which I can invest.
  • Learn the intricacies of grant making and development through the Community Reinvestment Fund. 
  • Enjoy and celebrate with my cohort at the end of the year event!


Applicant Eligibility: 

  • Mid to senior level professional at a Bronx-based non-profit, faith-based, or government organization
  • Dedicated to improving and serving the neighborhoods of the Bronx
  • Committed to and has a demonstrated record of promoting inclusion and diversity
  • History of civic participation and leadership
  • Possesses proven leadership qualities, a passion to help those in need, and a clear vision for the future
  • Highly motivated to improve professional development and personal growth