Purpose
& Strategy

Effective Nonprofits have clear visions, missions, values and goals that are informed by and communicated to the community and constituents. Clarity in these areas provides a framework for organizational strategy; focuses how work is carried out and resources are deployed and how the organization will change over time. Collaboration is integral in achieving an organization’s mission.

Professional Development and Learning:

Resources:

Mission & Vision

Business Planning

Strategic Planning

  • Charting a New Path Forward: Insights & Reflections from BoardSource’s Strategic Planning Efforts - BoardSource (Article)
  • Nonprofit Strategic Planning and Frameworks - BoardSource (Resource Guide)
  • Strategic Planning for Nonprofits - The National Council of Nonprofits (Resource Guide)
  • The Ultimate Guide to Nonprofit Strategic Planning - Bloomerang (Resource Guide)

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