Tech Within Reach, Inc.
Nonprofit Capacity Building Program 2011
Title: Tech Within Reach, Inc. Name and location: Tech Within Reach, Inc. is located in Hattiesburg, MS Brief summary: Will provide nonprofit organizations that focus on education, economic opportunity and health with a range of services that include technical training, assistance and computerization of the performance management process. We will use systems such as the United Way of America's book, Measuring Program Outcomes: A Practical Approach (1996) for organization selection and reporting, the Marguerite Casey Foundation Capacity Assessment Tool for organizational assessments, the Nonprofit Mico-eMBA program to develop organizational plans, and the RootCause Performance Management System to develop performance management systems for the organizations. We will also be providing technology training and additional resources. We will accomplish our objectives through the use of staff and volunteers. The geographic area(s) or communities: Mississippi's Northeast, Northwest, Southeast and Southwest Counties The number of small and midsize nonprofits you plan to serve: 20 to 40 organizations Grant amount requested: $220, 000