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OUR SERVICES

We recognize that leading a nonprofit is challenging and that many organizations believe they lack the necessary resources or time to raise their profiles. That is where we can help.  Listening carefully, we provide a fresh set of eyes about how to use your existing assets to build a plan both achievable and cost conscious. 

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Coaching and training for leadership, boards, and staff

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Connections to affordable expertise and resources

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Staff Support for

Leadership

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Assessment and 

a Plan of Action

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Nonprofits must navigate an increasingly complex world. The organizations that will be successful in having the greatest impact and sustainability will be those perceived as essential and visionary. They are the influencers.   

 

It is our belief that this influence is built on the organization’s vision for changing its world. Success in promoting that vision brings power, visibility, and funding. It deepens the commitment of staff and Board members and recruits new talent.

 

We recognize that leading a nonprofit is challenging and that many organizations believe they lack the necessary resources or time to do more. This is where we can help with a cost-conscious and achievable plan that moves from idea to action to outcome.

 

We begin by listening to our clients. What is their goal for changing their world, one idea at a time?  Advocating for a new law? Selling an idea to an important leader? Switching a public narrative? Changing a system?  What motivates their leaders and staff; Board members and donors; their community to believe in this goal?

 

We enlist the ideas of important stakeholders whenever possible.  This may include interviewing board members, peer organizations, clients and others.

 

Our approach is always asset based.  We do an analysis of the organization’s assets which could include people, programs, allies, relationships, resources, reputation and expertise.  Our goal is to create a plan that utilizes and builds upon what organizations have, not what they lack.

 

We identify and help our clients connect to resources and relationships they need to reach their goals.

 

Finally, we partner with our clients to create a roadmap that is realistic, achievable, and measurable.

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