Thriving Utah

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Thriving Utah is an AmeriCorps State program designed to support local nonprofits in increasing their organizational capacity. In its founding program year, Thriving Utah members will serve at least 27,600 hours with nonprofits and public agencies. Working closely with these organizations, members will create and execute a capacity building plan tailored to the organization's needs, services, and goals.

Service Area
This program will support organizations statewide.


Contact Information
Cassandra Wambach, AmeriCorps Program Director
cwambach@utah.gov



What is Capacity Building?


Capacity building is the process of developing and strengthening the abilities, processes, and resources that organizations and communities need to survive, adapt, and thrive in a fast-changing world.

Organizational Capacity Focus Areas:


  • Leadership Capacity
  • Service Capacity
  • Management and Operations Capacity
  • Community Engagement Capacity
  • Evaluative Capacity