Mission

The mission of GCMAP is to support the nonprofit sector as a collaborative driver of social change for a healthier Galveston County by providing assitance to organize, unify, and strengthen the voice of the nonprofit sector.

GCMAP mission focuses on building the non- profit management capacity in Galveston County and enhancing the productive/positive impact of community-based nonprofits individually and collectively, through networking and training, outreach and collaborative initiatives.

Goals

Poised on Possibility…  Evolving to meet the needs of Galveston County nonprofits.

  • To provide opportunities to deliver a unified voice on emerging public policies that affect Galveston County
  • To partner with Galveston County nonprofits and help maximize successful mission outcomes.
  • To provide access to resources needed to increase the efficacy of member agency’s mission footprint.
  • To promote leadership through workshops, collaborative meetings, and resource referral and development.
  • To provide a bridge for the sharing of intellectual resources, marketing assistance and leadership in non-profit polity and administration.
  • To develop a centralized multi-agency forum where community stakeholders and executive directors can convene to collaborate on the current and critical needs of the Galveston County nonprofit sector.   The forum exists:
    To encourage community-based strategic planning and networking
      To engage in inter-agency projects and cross marketing efforts
      To address mutual concerns about the “state of the community”-collectively and holistically
  • To increase their purchasing power by provide discounts on products and services that meet the current needs of individual members and the nonprofit sector as a whole.