Phase 1

Organizations participate in training sessions created in tandem with each standard and are provided resources such as sample forms, manuals and etc.

Trainings by Read Memphis & The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence

Phase 2

Organizations participate in collaborative work groups to develop specific skills for developing their own program.

Phase 3

Organizations are provided additional resources such as assessments tools, materials & technology.

Phase 4

Organizations receive ongoing coaching & assistance as they begin their programs

We were the people who were not in the papers. 

We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. 

We lived in the gaps between the stories.

Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale