Our Impact

Convergence Building a Better Budget Process project participants speak about their work on Capitol Hill.

Health care advocates Ron Pollack and Grace-Marie Turner discuss their work as members of the Convergence Health Reform Roundtable and their bipartisan proposal for health care reform.

Project on Nutrition and Wellness participant, Mary Sophos, EVP for Policy & Strategic Planning at Grocery Manufacturers Association, describes her experience and highlights the work they’ve accomplished.

Our process generates a number of outcomes such as:

  • Federal, state, and/or local legislation
  • Federal and/or state regulatory changes
  • Public education campaigns
  • Changes in standards or practices within an industry or group of industries
  • Changes in priorities of philanthropic institutions
  • New, cooperative efforts among non-governmental organizations
  • New areas for research
  • Fomenting further dialogue among parties who have the knowledge, experience and influence to create additional change

View our Track Record.