Before teambuilding, before volunteer training, and before curriculum delivery, all organizations must go through the process of needs assessment, projected results, goal-setting, and planning. I consider myself lucky to have participated in and studied many visioning processes at camps, churches, non-profit and for-profit ventures, and established companies looking for something new to offer. It is not an easy process, but as a facilitator I try to bring each group the opportunity to ensure every voice is heard and every idea is given clear consideration.
A covenant is an agreement among a group of people, most typically a group consensus on behavior and interaction standards. The covenant creation process takes as little as an hour and sometimes up to days depending on the size, life span, and purpose of the group. Group Dynamics and Needs Assessment The group that developed … Continue reading Community Covenant 2017