Resource: Find Your Nonprofit’s Reason for Being

Are there too many nonprofits?


With more than 1.5 million paperbackbookstanding_848x1126 (4)501(c)3 organizations in the U.S. alone, it’s not surprising that some people say yes. While the need for nonprofit programs and services is greater than ever, far too many organizations are doing similar work in similar spaces, and a lack of collaboration between like minded groups is holding the nonprofit sector back from achieving its full potential for impact.


Download our resource to learn how to:

  • Determine you organization's strength internally
  • Conduct a comparative analysis
  • Survey your stakeholders
  • Articulate your reason for being in a statement

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Prosper Strategies helped us identify the attributes that make our organization truly unique, and  assemble a marketing plan that effectively communicates these strengths to the public, other organizations and foundations. The messaging guides, calendars, and other materials [we created] are now central to IEC's communications strategy. 
-Jennifer Walling,
Executive Director, Illinois Environmental Council

We view [Prosper Strategies] as a catalyst for Rebuilding Exchange to scale our reach and increase the impact of our message. This growth directly contributes to our ability to divert over 1 million pounds of materials from the landfill each year. 
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Executive Director, Rebuilding Exchange

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