PIVOT
Where Vision Meets Action Tailored Consultation for Nonprofits
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Program Objective

  • To enhance sustainability and community impact of  non-profits serving marginalized populations.
  • To provide objective evaluation of the non-profit’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.
  • To offer realistic and actionable recommendations to uncover blind spots and optimize strategic alignment for meaningful incremental changes.

The Process

Step 1

Fill in the application form

Step 2

The PIVOT Vetting Committee will reach out for an interview within 2 weeks

Step 3

After the interview, the PIVOT Vetting Committee will give its recommendation on whether PIVOT is suitable for your organization

Step 4

ACS will reach out for next steps and put together your PIVOT Project Team (ACS Volunteers x4)

Step 5

PIVOT Project Team will reach out for a Kickoff Meeting and any other additional information they would require

Step 6

PIVOT Project Team will reach out to your stakeholders, including funders, board members, senior management, frontline staff, etc. for interviews

Step 7

PIVOT Project Team will reach out upon formulation of the initial recommendation and work with your organization to ensure the recommendations are actionable and realistic for your team

Step 8

PIVOT Project Team will present findings and recommendations to your board to ensure alignment within the organization

Step 9

After the project ends, PIVOT Project Team and the Vetting Committee will follow up on the implementation of the recommendations and the impact of the PIVOT program

Non-profit's Commitment

Overall Time Investment for your organization: 10 – 15 hours over 2 months.
  • Work with the PIVOT Project Team to provide as much relevant information as you can
  • Commit to the process which would take approximately 8 weeks
  • Provide access to interviewees
  • Work with the PIVOT Project Team on finalizing the recommendations to ensure they are realistic and actionable
  • Arrange for the PIVOT Project Team to present the final recommendations to your Board at the end of 8 weeks

Impact

Through the PIVOT journey, your organization will benefit from tailored 1-on-1 consulting services, guided by our team of experienced and dedicated volunteer consultants. 

For Non-profits

  • Enhance your organization’s sustainability and community impact.
  • Be provided with an objective evaluation of your organization’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.
  • Make informed choices about your organization’s future direction, prioritize initiatives, allocate resources effectively, and mitigate potential risks.

Application Form

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