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Strengthen your organization with board leadership skills.


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Take your organization to the next level with ESC’s proven capacity building services. Serving Orange, Wake, Durham and Chatham counties.

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Maximize the effectiveness of Triangle nonprofits with ESC’s unique pro bono consulting services. Leverage the value of your donation.

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Board Development

Increase your board effectiveness in such areas as roles and responsibilities, membership, organization, and operations.

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Retreat Facilitation

Let us help you lead your board or staff through a one-day retreat that helps everyone understand their roles, plan for the future, and/or address specific issues.

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Guided Organizational Assessment

Identify your organization’s strengths and challenges in serving your mission or adopting nonprofit best practices. Develop a plan to improve.

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Strategic Planning

Develop specific plans to meet your organization’s mid- and long-term goals, using a tailored process.

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Executive Coaching

An experienced coach will develop a one-on-one, confidential relationship with your executive designed to help your organization achieve its goals.

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Communications and Marketing

Improve your visibility and impact with key audiences and constituencies.

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Financial Assessment

A financial expert will assess your financial processes and reports and make recommendations for your consideration.

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ESC experts can help you with merger explorations and integration plans.

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Board Matching

In-person matching events connect nonprofit boards with prospective board members.
Build a Better Board: Use our web-based matching service to connect nonprofit boards with leaders wishing to serve on them.

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Additional Services

Hire ESC to assist with human resources issues, process mapping, and crisis management.

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