Creative Development Strategies
CDS Clients

Organizational Planning and Readiness

Is your organization ready to take on the challenge of fulfilling your mission? Determining organizational readiness and planning for the future are crucial steps to building a sustainable non-profit.

At CDS, our goal is to help you meet your current needs while creating a structure for long-term growth and stability. We do this by identifying challenges and opportunities and providing practical ways to strengthen your organization as it grows and evolves.

  • Strategic Development Planning
  • Staffing Analysis and Solutions, Including: Restructuring, Performance Reviews, Coaching and Professional Development
  • Case Development
  • Marketing and Branding Support
  • Technology Review and Recommendations
  • Volunteer Training and Management

Consulting Services


Leadership and Board Development

Organizational Planning and Readiness

“Marla was instrumental in facilitating a successful organizational-wide retreat, which resulted in new strategies for program assessment and development, strengthened teamwork and leadership, and set new and realistic fundraising goals and objectives. Marla was a steady influence during implementation of several innovative ideas, and continued to provide high quality expertise and advice as organizational needs arose.”  Read more