One issue with nonprofit strategic planning, is rushing into budgeting without really knowing resources are currently going There’s already a simple tool called the nonprofit
business model canvas. It’s a one page business strategy template
to help you see where your time, money, and energy is really going
so that you can make informed decisions. It’s based on three principles:
For one, you need to separate strategy from planning; separate strategy from budgeting.
Number two, visuals and images enhance dialogue. And finally, nonprofits, NGOs, and charities
have very complex outcomes to achieve too. It’s not just financial outcomes, but non-financial,
like social impact, behavior change, membership sign-ups, and so on.
So, as you can see, it’s already complex as it is.
But with the canvas, it helps sort and simplify things, maybe once and for all.
So click on the link below and download it today.