Our national organization does its groundwork at a city level. We tailor our overall strategy to tactics that meet each city’s and member’s needs, and celebrate success wherever we operate.
The weeks prior to our most recent LIFT volunteer training bootcamp were filled with answering e-mails, setting up interviews, reviewing resumes and applications, making phone calls and countless meetings with our soon-t0-be volunteers. I had the privilege of hearing the stories of everyday people, who even in the face of adversity, triumphed through their shaky ground moments, connected […]
Frustration, anger, disappointment and hopelessness. These were just some of the words our guests used to describe how they felt upon completing LIFTopolis-LA. LIFTopolis-LA is a simulation of the social services system that gives grant makers, nonprofit leaders, elected officials and social investors the chance to experience what our members experience when they try to navigate the overly-complicated social service […]