Organizational Development


Scaling Up Your Social Impact

When demand for social services grows, providers want to offer more of what they do well. And funders want to support programs that demonstrate success. Both providers and funders want to increase their community impact, without sacrificing mission-based goals. But unlike commercial ventures or start-ups, nonprofits struggle to finance their growth, especially without earned income and the challenges of government budget cuts and unstable philanthropic dollars.

Register below:

The Public Good will share insights and techniques to help nonprofit and social enterprises that are considering scaling a program to meet changing needs.

Key takeaways

Whether your organization is new to the process or at a sticking point, you will:

  • Review materials & share technical resources
  • Identify different pathways to scale up programs
  • Understand the value of strategic partnerships
  • Minimize risk

What to expect

  • Presentation with slide deck
  • Training summary with resource references
  • 2 hours including Q&A and small group brain storms

Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Breakfast: 8:30AM – 9AM
Time: 9AM – 11AM
Location: FPWA Conference Center
40 Broad Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10004

For questions, please contact Program Manager Nakia Johnson.

Target audience

Target audience includes program managers, decision-makers; they should be familiar with the program or project to be scaled and some level of strategic vision for the agency.

Workshop participants should have demonstrated success.  They know what they do well. The program or project to be scaled can be in the early to growth stage of its life cycle. Participants should come to the session prepared to share their goals and reasons for growing, bring 2 or 3 challenges they are facing in this process and a basic understanding of program budgets.


Public Good Consulting LLC  (The Public Good) is a research and strategy firm focused on turning policies and insights into programs that improve public outcomes and community impact through the use of data, conversations and financial analysis. We work with CBOs, philanthropies and government agencies to design and implement financially scalable services that serve the public.