Non-profit leaders can, at times, put their organizations in a precarious position. Taking on causes which fall outside of what they truly do best is one way this occurs. As Sofia Crisp has learned, just because funding can be easily found doesn’t mean a new cause should be immediately embraced. To avoid suffering the woes of mission creep, the mission and core competencies of the organization must be fully considered first.
In this Series, My Non-profit Journey: What I Wish I Knew When I Started, eight leadership wishes shared by Sofia Crisp with Your Outcomes Well are being explored.
- Crisp is the Executive Director/Founder of Housing Consultants Group (HCG), Greensboro NC.
- This blog post will explore: Avoiding Mission Creep.