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Our Mission and Vision
Provide timeless counsel and facilitation to leverage and optimize the power of individuals and organizations to change their world for the better.
- Communication from leaders to the people and the communities they lead by enabling excellent conversation.
- Leadership made more effective by shifting the paradigm around being asked questions from one of 'challenge' to that of 'opportunity.'
- Facilitation valuing thoughtful questions above quick answers.
- Followership that thrives in response to great leadership.
- Strategic planning that drives tactical success.
- Core Values as lived culture within organizations.
- Outcomes crafted so that they can scale up for larger ongoing successes.
A FEW CENTRAL BELIEFS
There is a great deal to starting and growing a healthy organization and maintaining vitality to keep it moving forward. Along with vision and goals, you need to preserve and amplify your passion. Here are a few things we've learned to be true:
Mission is everything
The vision is only relevant and effective if communicated well
Board governs, staff manages, yet sometimes there's overlap
Every single person in your organization is involved in development
The importance of a broad base of funding sources cannot be overstated
While passion is the foundation of great nonprofits, effective ones plan — then execute
Donors give gladly when their vision for the community is matched to your niche for impact
A culture of open, non-critical communication is fundamental to a healthy organization