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VISION 2021

Niagara Life Centre 5 Year Strategic Plan (2016-2021)

VISION 2021

Six Pillars of Sustainability

1. GOD
Actions:

  • Dedicate NLC to God daily through staff devotions and group prayer
  • Commit NLC governance to God through prayer and devotions at board meetings
  • Ensure our Christian faith is maintained in all outreach and promotional materials
  • Bring help, hope and healing to clients by using the teachings of Jesus Christ
  • Pray regularly for success in all of NLC’s activity
  • Regular devotions and prayer during NLC board meetings

2. BUILDING AND SUSTAINING DIVERSE CLIENT SERVICES
Actions:

  • Extend service hours (evening counselling)
  • Grow group counselling
  • Train staff to provide additional services – mediation
  • Secure funding/grants for additional service training

3. ATTRACTING AND RETAINING SUPPORT
Actions:

  • Ongoing staff discussion
  • Review, select and implement Brock University Student input
  • Develop millennial support – communications plan (Communications Coordinator)
  • Grow NLC Business Sponsorship Program Development – Create NLC Business Network
  • Retain and grow donor support through dessert nights
  • Develop and implement a legacy program

4. REBRANDING
Actions:

  • Introduce gender neutral colour
  • Gather input from staff, board and donors
  • Introduce new colour through all promotional materials

5. RELOCATION
New visible location; build awareness(signage); better access for bussing clients
Actions:

  • Create donor awareness of need(dessert nights, banquets, newsletters, church presentations)
  • Scout out affordable site
  • Raise additional funds if needed

6. LEADERSHIP INITIATIVES
Building team relationships; building funding through donor relationships and events
Actions:

  • Staff and board social events – Ongoing
  • Staff and board team building events
  • Donor social events – banquets, dessert nights(board /donor/staff);
    church presentations/networking; business networking
  • Individual connections – executive director/staff/board; board/staff; ongoing through staff/board retreats

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