Thriving and Growing

Organizations have life cycles, and they certainly go through growing pains. In this section are some pointers about how to deal with “midlife crisis”, how to raise money and how to expand the power and diversity of your group.

Thriving and Growing (pdf)


  • Coalitions in midlife crisis
  • Fundraising
  • Sample product (WalkBoston)
  • Sample fundraising letter (WPC)
  • Proposal checklist and evaluation form
  • Writing grants
  • Sample grant package
  • Power and diversity
  • Fund-raising links