Are you wondering how to make your programs more sustainable? We can help. The Polis Institute helps people, organizations, and groups design ...
Since 2008, POLIS’ Dignity Serves has helped thousands of people serve others more effectively. It is a paradigm shifting, deeply impactful ...
Are you tired of investing your time and resources into social projects that never seem to change whole communities? We can help you discover ...
From best practices, to baseline demographics, to asset mapping, to developmental evaluation, to long-term impact monitoring - everything we do is based on sound research.
Shared values, experiences, and goals lead to innovative solutions to social problems. We guide our partners and their stakeholders to uncover these 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 has utilized its sporting and entertainment events that take place at the Citrus Bowl to help fulfill its charitable purpose. Large-scale sporting venues do not
Northland Church has been a leader in serving the community for many years. The leadership is now guiding its considerable flock towards a new paradigm of service through a campaign they are calling “Serving to Empower.” We will be coaching the
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 the direct involvement in charitable work of their staff. When they realized that their large