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The Shared Power Strategy™ Rulebook

It’s time to redistribute the power to shape our nonprofits’ strategies to our stakeholders.

What We Do

Prosper Strategies helps nonprofits like yours realize the full potential of strategy so that the sector can realize its full potential to change the world. Our services include:

Marketing &
Communications Strategy

Fundraising &
Development Strategy

Brand Strategy
& Rebranding

How We Do It

Our work is based on the Shared Power StrategyTM Philosophy and the Nonprofit Impact SystemTM Method.

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Shared Power StrategyTM

Redistribute power to your nonprofit’s stakeholders, especially the people and communities you serve, in order to build more effective, inclusive and equitable strategies. 

The Nonprofit Impact System


The Nonprofit Impact SystemTM

Bring together the three elements every nonprofit must synergize in order to achieve its full potential: People, Strategy, and Progress.

Case Study

Find out how Prosper Strategies helped SeriousFun – a nonprofit founded by Paul Newman – build a network-wide strategic plan that positions the organization to make a bigger impact for kids with serious illness.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Learn how Boys & Girls Clubs of America deepened their commitment to equity by working with us to develop a strength-based communication guide and change the way they talk about the youth they serve.

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First Graduate

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Comer Education Campus

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McCormick Foundation

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Trusted by changemaking organizations like …
… and many more.

“Everything we did with Prosper exceeded my expectations. It was all clearly based in research and strategy. Plans were well laid out and easy to follow, giving us a clear vision for our work. We also have the ability to reference and update these materials for years to come.”

– Nancy Hughes Moyer, Volunteers of America of Illinois

Recent Ideas

The Next Evolution of Prosper Strategies

101 Guide: Strength-Based Communication for Nonprofit Organizations

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Three Versions of Your Nonprofit’s Strategic Plan

Is it Time to Rethink Your Nonprofit Annual Report?

101 Guide: Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations

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How-To Guide: Pillars and OKRs

How-To Guide: Core Values

A Nonprofit Marketing Plan Example to Inspire Your Organization

101 Guide: Marketing and Communications Planning for Nonprofit Organizations

101 Guide: Mission and Vision Statements

Contact Us

Ready to discuss your nonprofit’s strategy needs with us? Get in touch.