Lean Startup Principles for Social Impact – Free online course from Sasha Dichter and Steve Blank
Lean Government Now! by Harry W. Kenworthy
Lean for the Nonprofit: What You Don’t Know Can Cost You by Paddy O’Brien
Lean Startups for Social Change: The Revolutionary Path to Big Impact by Michel Gelobter
Lean Ministry by Charles Duffert
Lean Six Sigma for Good by Brion Hurley
Lean4NGO – A free, open, online community that brings together NGO and Nonprofit leadership with the Lean (continuous improvement) community for knowledge sharing and collaboration.
Toyota Production System Support Center (TSSC) – Toyota employees who have shared their Lean (TPS) know-how with other manufacturers, non-profits and community organizations to help them find better ways of doing their day-to-day work.
Sherpa Sustainability Institute – Consulting company focused on educating and coaching individuals on the use of quality tools and principles toward the achievement of Sustainability and Social Responsibility within an organization.
Lean Government (EPA) – Resources, case studies, and references explaining how the EPA is looking for ways to improve performance
Spread Prosperity – US-based nonprofit that utilizes lean principles to transform humanitarian returns by providing purpose-driven insight, engagement, and investment.
Improving State Agency Processes with Lean and Six Sigma – guide developed by the EPA to help agencies apply Lean Six Sigma to government