Sustainable Growth: Strengthening Nonprofits Through Strategic Investment

By: Jessica Munday, Jessica Rodriguez and Heather Davidson In the world of nonprofits, pursuing financial sustainability should take center stage as an essential driver for long-term success. While the term ‘strategic investment’ may initially seem at odds with the altruistic mission of these organizations, a shift in perspective reveals that a focus on strategic investment […]

Infusing fun into strategic planning: Embracing joy and success

Strategic planning often gets a bad rap in the nonprofit sector. Leaders are swamped with immediate needs, from budget constraints to donor relations, making long-term thinking feel like a luxury. But here’s a new idea: what if strategic planning became a source of joy instead of dread? At the core of Cloud 9’s values lies […]