Fair Chance improves the lives of children in Washington, DC’s most underserved communities by selecting promising youth-serving nonprofits and providing them with free comprehensive expertise in organizational management for up to two years. Our capacity building consulting services – up to 350 hours per nonprofit – result in stronger organizations and significant and lasting benefits for the children they serve. Since 2002, Fair Chance has partnered with more than 85 nonprofit organizations, serving 80,000 children.
Through a Fair Chance partnership, nonprofits, on average, are able to double the number of children served. A partnership also leads to:
- Measurable results: Nearly 90% of our partners increased their ability to gather and report on data to evaluate their programs and secure additional funding.
- Stronger leaders: 90% of executive directors can better lead their organization, guide it to success, and create a collaborative setting to fulfill their mission.
- Increased stability and impact: 97% report that working with Fair Chance made their organization more stable, efficient, and effective.