Practice: Mission and vision statements

Content for Thursday, January 27, 2022


  • Case 2, “I Choose to Live Foundation—One Man’s Vision to Form a New Charity,” in Grobman, An Introduction to the Nonprofit Sector1

Written response question

Two parts for today:

  1. Write mission and vision statements for your team’s nonprofit project to propose to your team. You’ll spend class time narrowing down everyone’s proposals and consolidating and polishing everything into a single mission statement and vision statement.

  2. Write a possible mission and vision statement for John’s idea for the “I Choose to Live Foundation”

  1. Gary M. Grobman, An Introduction to the Nonprofit Sector: A Practical Approach for the Twenty-First Century, 6th ed. (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: White Hat Communications, 2021). ↩︎