STRATEGIC PLANNING AND COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES FOR PURPOSE-DRIVEN ORGANIZATIONS

At Mission Partners, we believe that the combination of communications and collaboration can change the world. We provide strategic visioning, planning, and communications services for purpose driven organizations—often during critical moments of organizational transition—that ensure growth, stability, and differentiation in often crowded markets.

  • We turn complicated issues into clear road maps
  • We help organizations find the right words that get to the heart of why they matter
  • We develop communications tools that compel people to action
  • We listen carefully to your challenges, bringing an understanding and added perspective on your issues
  • And, we generate big, breakthrough ideas, with achievable road maps to success.

Through it all, we serve as invested members of your team, helping to drive your mission forward through smart strategic and executive counsel.

Services Include

Executive Counsel + Strategic Planning

  • S.M.A.R.T.I.E. Goal Setting
  • Theory of Change
  • Board Development
  • Strategic Plan Development
  • Competitive Research and Design
  • Policy and Procedures Reviews, Salary and CEO Surveys
  • Racial Equity Action Plan Development

Brand Development + Positioning 

  • Audience, Perception Research
  • Focus Group Facilitation
  • In-Depth Interviews
  • Landscape and Competitive Analysis
  • Communications and Brand Audits
  • Mission and Vision Development
  • Message Development and Issue Mapping
  • Message and Presentation Training
  • Brand Development
  • Stakeholder Buy-In
  • Inclusive & Equitable Communications and Marketing

Communications Planning + Activation

  • Content and Materials Development
  • Executive Writing—Speeches, Commentaries, Issue Briefs, and White Papers
  • Media Outreach, Interview Coordination and Media Training
  • Media Planning, Tracking and Reporting

Partnership + Program Development

  • Evaluation and Measurement Design
  • Nonprofit Brand Alignment
  • Landscape Analysis and Partner Research
  • Partnership Pitch Development and Activation

Training + Facilitation

  • Board Retreat Facilitation
  • Board and Staff Training
  • Individual Coaching for Emerging Leaders and Staff Development
  • Racial Justice Training

Community Conversations + Continuing Education

  • Speaker Series + Community Meals
  • Equity + Design Thinking Days
  • Race + Identity Workshops
  • Podcast