Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning  

What to expect, how to make it work, and how to fix it when it slips off the tracks. At many nonprofits, staff and board members may not understand the organization’s mission, vision, and core values. When they don’t understand, they’re unable to articulate what the organization stands for, whom … Read More

Categorized: Free Guides, Nonprofit Resources, Strategic Planning
Strategic Planning FAQ  

Download the Strategic Planning FAQ Benefactor Group’s approach to strategic planning is born from decades of experience working with nonprofit organizations. We believe that each client has unique circumstances and needs related to strategic planning and we adapt our processes accordingly. The following FAQ provides further insight into the best practices … Read More

Categorized: FAQ, General Development, Nonprofit Resources, Strategic Planning
Muskingum County Community Foundation  

Strategic Planning for Stronger Community Impact The Muskingum County Community Foundation (MCCF) has proudly served the people of Zanesville and the surrounding region since 1985. Over the years, MCCF has celebrated countless successes—from promoting educational initiatives to supporting Zanesville’s flourishing arts scene. A recent shift in the foundation’s leadership gave … Read More

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Five Forward-focused Functions of Community Foundations  

Ohio’s 133 community foundations have evolved rapidly in the last few decades—and especially in the past several years. Take a look at how community foundations are improving the quality of life in communities throughout Ohio. 1. Convene Community foundations gather together local stakeholders to maximize impact. Spotlight: The Greater Cincinnati … Read More

Categorized: News, Nonprofit Consulting, Nonprofit Resources, Strategic Planning