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.

Capacity Building


In its founding program year, Thriving Utah members will serve a minimum of 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. 

Leadership Capacity

Vision/Mission, Governance, Strategy/Planning, Culture/Values

Management & Operations Capacity

Financial Management, 
Human Resources,
IT & Infrastructure

Service Capacity

Program Design,
Program Implementation,
Performance Management

Community Engagement Capacity

Fund Development, 
Communications & Advocacy,
Volunteer Management,
Community Partnerships

Evaluative Capacity

Evaluation Planning, Data Collection, Measuring Impact, Learning & Continuous Improvement

If you are interested in building your organization's capacity then reach out to us to learn more about bringing on an AmeriCorps member.

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