Over the past 11 years, VCG has worked with clients such as Documentary Organization of Canada, Youth Science Foundation, JUMP tutoring and Mainstay Housing, conducting situational assessments and making general recommendations for the organizations. Specific projects have included comparative and structural analysis of organizations, expansions strategies which allowed the clients to provide their services to a wider community, and fundraising initiative recommendations.
Youth Without Shelter
Conducted a feasibility analysis for the implementation of a “Homeless for a Night” event.
Vaughan Youth Cabinet
Developed a citywide electoral awareness campaign to promote civic participation amongst youth.
Created an expansion plan for a membership Program and “rebranding” campaign.
The Sage Centre & Tides Canada Initiatives
Developed a model for project governance, customized support, and information sharing.
Habitat for Humanity
Assessment of the Toronto Build program’s fundraising strategy and recommendations to expand donor base fundraising.
Canadian Cancer Society | Youth Strategy
Review of the best practices in youth engagement of 13 leading non-profits, recommendations for the design the Society’s youth volunteer program.
Youth Science Foundation | Program Development
Design of a three year roll-out strategy for a new national science mentorship program including finances, marketing and human resources.
JUMP Tutoring | Expansion Strategy
Assessment of current university chapter program, design of a national expansion strategy and creation of chapter-in-a-box tool kit.
Mainstay Housing | Governance
Design an enhanced fundraising committee structure and governance model.
Gems of Hope | Operations
Analysis of internal operations to improve organization effectiveness.