Leading with Purpose - 1440 Multiversity

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Leading with Purpose

Leading with Purpose: Connect, Commit, and Create for the Common Good

November 14 – 16, 2018

Santa Clara County Board Supervisor Dave Cortese, American Leadership Forum of Silicon Valley and Carry the Vision present Leading with Purpose: Connect, Commit, and Create for the Common Good with honored guest Ela Gandhi.

Our life purpose feeds our soul. It keeps us inspired, engaged, and resilient. When we lead with intention and clarity of purpose, we can deepen our impact for the common good.

In an intimate setting, cross sector leaders in Silicon Valley are invited to join honored guest Ela Gandhi, granddaughter to Mahatma Gandhi, along with ALFSV and Carry the Vision leaders to explore your life purpose and the potential for both your personal path as well as your work in the community. Emerge your ability to fully prosper and make a difference in the world, gain clarity on your work, and discover your path for serving the common good.

Presenters / Facilitators include Ellen Grace O’Brian (Founder, Carry the Vision), Shelley Swan (Executive Director, Carry the Vision), Suzanne St. John Crane (CEO, American Leadership Forum Silicon Valley), and Jenny Niklaus (Chief Impact Officer, American Leadership Forum Silicon Valley).

Retreat Experience:

  • Be inspired by teachings from the life of Mahatma Gandhi for our life today
  • Explore your life purpose and set intentions for fulfilled living
  • Learn restorative practices for self-care through self-reflection, mindfulness, and yoga
  • Forge meaningful relationships with others through dynamic dialogue circles
  • Create strategies for implementing what you have learned

All inclusive accommodations at 1440

Why Attend:

  • Gain life-changing insight into who you are and what you hope to create in this once-in-a-lifetime intimate setting with Ms. Ela Gandhi
  • Foster the change you are seeking and develop ways to engage with community that promote your unique human potential
  • Take home tools that nurture your mind, body, and soul through practices of ancient wisdom that can be applied to your life today

Ela Ghandi

We are excited to host Leading With Purpose, which takes place here at 1440 Multiversity. This page is where you can book your accommodations for the program, in addition to learning about the new, state-of-the-art campus you’ll enjoy during your stay.

A 50% deposit is due at the time of booking, with the remaining balance due upon arrival. Please see our payment and cancellation policy for details. You can also call us toll-free at 1-844-544-1440 and leave a message. We will call you back within 24 hours, Monday through Friday.

CALL 1-844-544-1440 AND USE GROUP CODE 14121 TO BOOK


At 1440 Multiversity, you’ll find a wide range of accommodations to meet your preferences and budget. All of our rooms have been thoughtfully designed to provide comfort, promote reflection, and foster connection with others.

Rest. Renew. Connect.

The majority of our housing has been built for sharing. Therefore, room rates are per person per night, plus tax. The total cost of your stay at 1440 includes your program tuition (or R&R rate) plus your chosen room price. Coming with a friend? You’re welcome to stay together. Otherwise, we mindfully match roommates of the same gender.

All guest rooms feature elements found in nature, beautifully integrating indoor and outdoor environments for a style that is at once rustic and modern. All rooms are conveniently equipped with Wi-Fi access. For a truly immersive experience, guest rooms do not have phones or televisions.

Amenities beyond your room.

Our per-person rates also include all meals, daily meditation and yoga classes, non-ticketed evening events, and use of the fitness center, steam rooms, whirlpool, and more.

An exceptional dining experience awaits you at the Kitchen Table, where nourishing farm-to-table cuisine is beautifully prepared for guests. Whether you sit by the fireplace or dine al fresco, you’ll be treated to a vibrant array of fresh, homemade dishes—thoughtfully created to please every palate.

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Meals at Kitchen Table

The heart of sustenance and connection on campus is Kitchen Table. Gather with friends near the stone hearth and glowing fire or dine al fresco with a view of the redwood forest. Our menus feature a variety of locally sourced homemade foods and cooking styles, from lively lighter fare to hearty favorites and inspired culinary creations.

Everyday Gourmet

Fresh, organic, locally sourced, and seasonal—these words reflect our commitment to nourish you during your stay at 1440 Multiversity. While focused on plant-based cuisine, daily menus also include sustainable sources of animal protein as well as gluten-free, lactose-free, and paleo options.