NON-MEMBERS: $50 per hour / MEMBERS: FREE
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How to take this assessment:
Identify at least 3-5 individuals within your organization to independently take this assessment. Participants could include the CEO, members of the board of directors, leadership team members, or even well-informed external stakeholders. It will cover five areas of focus:
After the Assessment:
We will schedule a time with you to go over your Reflection Report in which we will give you an explanation of the scoring. This discussion will identify where your organization has the strongest capacity and areas that could benefit from capacity building. All findings from the assessment are kept confidential. The final overview with scoring will be given to the organization along with key findings, conclusions, and any areas needing to be addressed. Organizations should consider taking and retaking this assessment on an annual and biannual basis to track how organizational capacity strengths and needs change over time.
NON-MEMBERS: $1,200 per month/$120 per hour
MEMBERS: $600 per month/$60 per hour
Board Governance (3 month or 6 month options)
Hourly Custom Board Governance
NON-MEMBERS: $1,000 per month/$100 per hour
MEMBERS: $500 per month/$50 per hour
A strategic planning process usually involves the steps shown below to be completed over a 4-6 month period.
1. Develop a work plan.
2. Articulate your organization’s mission, vision and values.
3. Assess the situation.
4. Develop strategic goals
5. Determine objectives.
6. Develop strategies.
7. Develop action plan(s).
8. Determine a budget.
9. Publish the strategic plan.
NON-MEMBERS: $100 per hour (minimum of 10 hours)
MEMBERS: $50 per hour (minimum of 10 hours)
Research per hour
Coaching through the process of granting writing provided by ETCN:
*Edits of client prepared proposals requiring extensive time for the ETCN may result in an additional fee determined on a case by case basis. This fee would be discussed prior to the completion of the edits and would be within a $50-$150 range.
*NON-MEMBERS: $1,000 per month/$100 per hour
*MEMBERS: $500 per month/$50 per hour
*After attending Orientation. See available dates and register for Becoming & Operating a 501(c)3 Orientation HERE
Once you have received your Certificate of Formation from the State of Texas you are ready to start the process of operating and applying to become a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization.
Now that you are official, you can begin operations. However, you are not a 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit organization yet. You will need to prepare and file the federal IRS application for your corporation to receive tax-exempt status.
ETCN will provide mentoring and coaching assistance that is more than just filling out the proper form. The services include preparing the Federal Tax-Exemption Application (FORM 1023) and developing the addendum that includes the following:
Capacity Building Formation Services (hourly contracts)