Galveston County Mutual Assistance Partnership

Partnering with Galveston County nonprofits for successful outcomes.

GCMAP is a growing collective of community leaders and nonprofit member agencies that have recognized the need for strong partnerships and collaborative strategies to ensure successful outcomes for a healthier Galveston County community. GCMAP works to support, connect, and strengthen the non-profit agencies in Galveston County. GCMAP assists by helping to identify and address the mutual concerns and issues of the nonprofit sector; leveraging opportunities to utilize economies of scale.

Working to unify the voice of nonprofit sector in Galveston County.

GCMAP was created to act as a vehicle to promote the viability, unified nonprofit community within Galveston County, to increase the connectedness of the Galveston County nonprofit sector by galvanizing collaborative partnerships. GCMAP operates as both resource and facilitator for collaboration, cooperation, and strategic coordination between participating non-profit agencies. GCMAP attempts to help its’ members use their collective strength to develop city-wide service streams and service models which will promote and enhance Galveston County.

The Core Components that GCMAP offers 
are Capacity Building, Training & Networking,
and Collaborative Projects & Initiatives

Capacity Building

Providing capacity building resources to Galveston County nonprofits through education, professional development opportunities, access to technical assistance, referrals and other collaborative initiatives. Helping nonprofit agencies navigate through the challenging times and disruptive forces that prevent opportunities for growth.

Training and Networking

Promoting best practices in nonprofit administration, compliancy and governance; providing peer learning, information exchange, and networking opportunities for executive directors, board members, volunteer and program coordinators.


Partnering to raise the profile and outreach of member organizations,  as service hubs in their communities and assisting to raise awareness around the issues affecting the people served and the betterment of Galveston County.

Collaborative Projects and Initiatives

Participating and coordinating efforts to address new, on-going, critical and emergency situations affecting the lives of the clients served by member organizations.