February 24, 2016

What Makes Us Unique?

What makes us unique?  This is a difficult question but one that any nonprofit organization should be able to answer.  In times of turbulence, unknowns about government funding, and an increasingly competitive environment for fundraising dollars, nonprofit organizations are tasked with identifying what makes them stand out among myriad competitors.  As I ponder this question for our organization, I believe we are unique in our determination to provider supports and services that are tailored to each specific individual we serve.  Rather than a “one size fits all” model, we customize our service delivery in a person-centered manner. To understand if we are meeting our objectives, we must be able to get meaningful feedback from the people we serve.  Are they happy?  Are there things they would like for us to be doing that we are not?  What can we do to maximize the effectiveness of our services and support that […]