Capacity Building Menu of Available Services
Building capacity is all about building an organization’s ability to perform well—at its heart, capacity building is the information, skills, and resources designed to advance an organization’s ability to deliver programs, as well as respond, adapt, expand, and innovate. The Strategies Center staff and affiliated consultants offer a wide range of capacity building services, including the following:

Network, coalition, and collaborative development and preparation for collaboration

Instructional design and curriculum development

Applied research and evaluation services

Assessments and action planning implementation

Program planning, design, and development

Focus group and key informant interviews

Developing neighborhood service centers, resource centers, and community hubs

Collaborative funding models implementation

Literature review, best practice, and foundational research

RFP/RFA development

Referral flowcharts and algorithms

Early identification of underlying issues for social service providers – brief screens

Perinatal wellness efforts

Emotional intelligence skill building

Embedding effective management and supervision

Systems and service integration

Grant application, proposal, and technical writing

Project and grant management services


Organizational development

  • Board development
  • Strategic planning
  • Change management
  • Fund development planning
  • Marketing and outreach

Consultation to father and male caregiver involvement projects

Core skills for interim executive directors