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Lead The Way Learning Academy Selects SureImpact to Demonstrate their Unique Social Impact

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 21, 2020SureImpact, Inc., a customizable, cloud-based software platform for mission-driven organizations, announced today that it has been selected by Lead The Way Learning Academy to help the organization track, manage, measure and communicate its unique social impact.

Since 2014, Lead The Way Learning Academy (LTWLA) has provided youth development and youth workforce services in Franklin County, Ohio. LTWLA helps young people discover their life’s passion by providing purpose, direction, motivation and opportunities. LTWLA has consistently provided structured programming organized around:

  • Boosting students’ academic achievement and self-esteem;

  • Social and emotional learning;

  • College and career readiness;

  • Fostering healthy lifestyles and self-esteem; and

  • Helping young people find and develop their passions.

Collectively, these programs seek to meet the educational, physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs of high-need youth, and help them improve self-confidence, interpersonal skills, and develop relationships with diverse populations.

Because SureImpact allows direct service providers to capture and analyze key performance indicators in real time, organizations can now clearly articulate their unique social impact to funders and stakeholders upon request. SureImpact also serves as a case management and reporting solution specifically designed to connect the entire social sector ecosystem.

“We have had the honor of helping many kids over the years,” said Jackie Kemp, founder/executive director, Lead The Way Learning Academy. “I am proud of the number of kids who have found jobs and completed college. Unfortunately, we have never had a way to cohesively collect and report on this data. One of our primary goals is to have a better method for capturing outcomes and telling our impact story. With SureImpact, we will now have the ability to tell our entire story about the kids we serve, and the impact we’ve made in their lives and in our community.”

SureImpact offers both qualitative and quantitative reporting capabilities, in addition to a library of outcomes measures that are aligned with funder best practices. Hosted in Microsoft® Azure, SureImpact ensures the highest levels of security, HIPAA compliance, and privacy.

“We are excited to help Lead The Way Learning Academy use data to tell their impact story and drive success,” said Sheri Chaney Jones, president and founder of SureImpact. “Our clients want to be extraordinary. Our goal at SureImpact is to help mission-driven organizations like Lead The Way Academy use measurement to accelerate social change.”

About SureImpact SureImpact provides cloud-based solutions that empower mission-driven organizations to more easily track, manage and communicate their unique social impact. Through SureImpact, social sector organizations are better equipped to navigate the complexities of realizing positive social change through innovation and insights. Together, SureImpact and its clients are making social change count.

About Lead The Way Learning Academy Lead The Way Learning Academy is a non-profit youth development and youth work readiness agency based in Columbus, Ohio. LTWLA serves youth in grades K-12, empowering them to take a meaningful place in the 21st-century workplace by providing youth development and youth work readiness programs and activities.

Media Inquiries:

Laurel Rodriguez Director of Marketing SureImpact, Inc.


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