Can Your Nonprofit Thrive? A Quick Test

Every nonprofit can benefit from a quick read on its successes and survival odds. This tool will help you to quickly identify your strengths and needs. It’s a great discussion starter for a board or staff meeting.

Evaluate your nonprofit organization on each of these “survive-to-thrive” characteristics, the higher your score—the better.

1. Programs and Services of Impeccable Quality

We’re doing our best We’re the undisputed best
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2. Board Leadership 

Core believers National leaders
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3. Staff Culture

Paternal Professional
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4. Revenue

Insufficient Endowed operations
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5. Promotion and Marketing

Best kept secret Top of  mind
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6. Community Growth

Stalwart friends New friends daily
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7. Planned Gifts

We hope so! Active legacy society
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