This project was completed on Nov 14, 2017
Matched with Strategic C
Matched with
Strategic C.

Mission, Vision & Values

Posted by
Vivian F.


Posted Date
Feb 28, 2017
Virtual volunteer opportunity
Share this project:
Impact statement
This project will save us $7,248 , allowing us to bring more people to support our work. We also have concerns about funding and what the new administration will cut.

Project Details

What We Need
  • Review of existing mission, vision and/or values
  • Analysis of the existing programs and any future plans
  • Strategic consultation surrounding the existing functions and the core need the Organization seeks to address
  • Freshly written mission, vision & values statements
What We Have In Place
  • we have a brand and well known logo. but we need better consistent messaging.
How This Will Help

We are celebrating our centennial we have a well known brand but no one knows what we do. A partner indicated that we needed to have a more compelling pitch.

Project Plan

Prep: Distribution of Prep Materials
  • Volunteer Manager provides the Professional with existing mission, vision and/or values, as well as annual reports and other relevant background materials
Milestone 1: Information Gathering and Outline
  • Professional and Volunteer Manager connect to discuss prep materials, the current vision, and future plans
  • Professional creates an outline for the mission, vision & values and incorporates any feedback from the Volunteer Manager
Milestone 2: First Draft
  • Professional shares the first draft
  • Volunteer Manager provides feedback which the Professional incorporates
Milestone 3: Final Draft
  • Professional delivers finalized, copy-edited version to the Volunteer Manager
Show More

About The Org

Our Mission

Our Mission is to assist African-Americans and other disadvantaged urban residents in the achievement of social and economic equality. The Urban League of Essex County implements it mission through program services, bridge building and advocacy.

What We Do

Since our founding in 1917 the League has put countless numbers of individuals and families on the path to economic opportunity, social equality and the achievement of their dreams. Each year, we help thousands of individuals and their families through quality programs in early childhood education, youth development, employment services, housing and neighborhood revitalization.


(No testimonial has been submitted by Vivian)
(No testimonial has been submitted by Strategic)