Are you wondering how to make your programs more sustainable? We can help. The Polis Institute helps people, organizations, and groups design ...
Polis’ Dignity Serves is a paradigm-shifting, deeply impactful experience that teaches how to both serve and be served with dignity in every ...
Are you tired of investing your time and resources into social projects that don't seem to really make a difference for entire communities? We can ...
Everything we do is based on sound research - whether it is asset mapping, program evaluation, long-term impact monitoring, or one of our many other activities.
Shared values, experiences, and goals lead to innovative solutions to social problems. We guide our partners and their stakeholders to uncover those solutions.
A solution is only truly innovative if it is actionable. We provide ongoing training and coaching for our partners in the skills necessary to achieve their goals.
Designing Solutions To Social Problems
The initial POLIS research, conducted between 2006 and 2009, highlighted the first social problem that we designed a solution for – concentrated poverty. Key to our model is a galvanized group of high capacity leaders willing to make a long-term
Florida Citrus Sports (FCS) was established to benefit children in Central Florida and it has utilized its sporting and entertainment events, which take place at the Citrus Bowl, to do just that. Large-scale sporting venues do not typically bring
Northland Church has been a leader in serving the community for many years. The leadership is now guiding its flock towards a new paradigm of service through a campaign they are calling “Serving to Empower.” We began coaching their leadership
Bags, Inc. is a fast growing hospitality services company based in Orlando. They are also a very generous company in terms of charitable gifts and even direct their staff to involve themselves in charitable work. In early 2014, when they realized