Our Impact

Legacy International equips emerging leaders to transform their values and vision into sustainable success.

At Legacy International, we believe that the most effective and sustainable solutions come from strong civil society and social innovators. Since 1979, Legacy International equips emerging leaders to transform their values and vision into sustainable success. Training professionals in for–profit and non–profit sectors with an emphasis on creating new employment opportunities and supporting critical social ventures is a foundation for all programming. Legacy staff and its Teams of Excellence (TM) design customized training programs that increase the potential for success and foster values of social entrepreneurship.

Annually we train over 300 individuals who generate community impact projects improving services and lives across the globe.  Over time, this human investment grows and expands as the lifelong commitment to social innovation is seeded during exchanges and immersive trainings.

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Youth Engagement

100 Countries
Legacy International strengthen the leadership skills, workforce readiness, civic participation of the next generation in more than 100 countries

Economic Empowerment

Across all Legacy Programs. 91% of participants report gaining skills, knowledge, and connections that helped them to grow careers, create jobs, and act as innovative and trustworthy community and business leaders.

Female STEM Leadership

Over 500 young women trained
TechGirls Global is an initiative in the U.S. Department of State administered by Legacy International which trains and supports the next generation of female STEM leaders from across 36 countries/territories in all hemispheres.

Peacebuilding and Dialogue

Over 5,000 teens from 105 countries complete the LivingSidebySide® training.

Developed over 3 decades by Legacy's team, this experiential and interactive evidence-based program fosters leadership and dialogue building towards social cohesion amongst participants from various racial, ethnic, religious, and economically diverse populations

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Glance at our impressive history of programs.

Legacy International Programs: