• The Patterson Foundation continues to strengthen Margin & Mission Ignition

    GOT MARGIN? The Patterson Foundation strengthens Margin & Mission Ignition to help NPO’s boost entrepreneurial capacity, revenue, and mission impact. Read more

  • Nonprofits show hunger for Earned Income at Aging in America National Conference in San Francisco

    GOT MARGIN? Our Earned Income workshop attracted nonprofits from around the country at the Aging in America National Conference in San Francisco. Read more

  • Margin & Mission Ignition Adds Webinar Series to Help NPO’s Be Stronger and More Thrivable

    GOT MARGIN? Our Earned Income Webinar series added a new e-learning dimension to launch The Patterson Foundation’s 2018 Margin & Mission Ignition initiative. Read more 

  • 4 Nonprofits Seeking Startup Capital for Earned Income Ventures Receive Match from The Patterson Foundation

    GOT MARGIN? 4 NPO’s seeking startup capital for earned income ventures received mission impact investments and match from The Patterson Foundation. Read more

  • Peace River Wildlife Center Delivers Fast Pitch with Impressive Results

    GOT MARGIN? When Peace River Wildlife Center presented their Business Plan FAST PITCH to mission impact investors, the results were impressive. Read more

  • Nonprofits Generate Startup Capital with FAST PITCH and Match from The Patterson Foundation

    GOT MARGIN? Nonprofits generate startup capital for earned income ventures with FAST PITCH and 1:1 match from The Patterson Foundation. Read more

  • Earned Income Discovery Process Helps Nonprofits Explore Ideas and Determine Preparedness

    GOT MARGIN? Discovery process helps nonprofit organizations explore possibilities and preparedness for their next earned income venture. Read more

  • Margin & Mission Ignition Expands to New Nonprofits

    GOT MARGIN? The “Fab 4″ nonprofits advanced to MARGIN & MISSION IGNITION 2017 to develop and implement business plans for their earned income venture. Read more

  • Branding Helps Nonprofits Build Entrepreneurial Ventures

    GOT MARGIN? The Super 6 NPO participants in MARGIN & MISSION IGNITION created unique brand identities to launch & grow their earned income ventures. Read more

  • Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity Launched Cleanout & Removal Business

    GOT MARGIN? Charlotte County Habitat for Humanity participated in MARGIN & MISSION IGNITION, resulting in the launch of Habitat Cleanout & Removal. Read more

  • The Patterson Foundation Gave $310,000 to Match Mission Impact Investments

    GOT MARGIN? The Patterson Foundation gave more than $310,000 to match investments toward startup/growth capital for 8 NPO business plans. Read more

  • Shade is Good Blog

    GOT MARGIN? Shade is Good sun safety products are a hit thanks to thoughtful business planning, diligent implementation, teamwork, and The Patterson Foundation. Read more

  • No Margin, No Mission and The Patterson Foundation Share Earned Income Workshop at the ASA 2017 Aging in American Conference

    GOT MARGIN? We joined The Patterson Foundation in Chicago to discuss earned income at the AGING IN AMERICA CONFERENCE. Read more

  • Pines of Sarasota Education & Training Institute Posts Impressive Margin & Mission Ignition Results

    GOT MARGIN? Pines of Sarasota Education & Training Institute posted impressive results following MARGIN & MISSION IGNITION 18-month earned income initiative. Read more

  • The Folk School at Florida Maritime Museum Has Liftoff

    GOT MARGIN? The Folk School at Florida Maritime Museum launched thanks to business planning initiative made possible by The Patterson Foundation. Read more

  • The Patterson Foundation Matches $192k in Mission Impact Capital

    GOT MARGIN? The Patterson Foundation matched $192k in mission impact capital raised by MARGIN & MISSION IGNITION nonprofits for business plan startup. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? We discussed Earned Income at the Florida Association of Free and Charitable Clinics Annual Conference in OrlandoRead more

  • Got Margin?

    GOT MARGIN? We discussed Earned Income Business Plans at the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers Annual Conference in San Diego. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Watch Funding Fishing Rods to learn how Quantum Foundation is helping nonprofits in Palm Beach County build entrepreneurial capacity. Watch video

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    GOT MARGIN? Don’t miss our guest blog for The Patterson Foundation: Anatomy of an Earned Income Business Plan FAST PITCH. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Our Sarasota Earned Income Business Plan FAST PITCH (a.k.a. Shark Tank for Nonprofits) was in the news. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? We were featured in an American Express Open Forum article about entrepreneurs who create new opportunities, even in tough times. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Our guest blog for The Patterson Foundation tracks our Sarasota work: Taking Time to Meet, Share & Discuss Earned Income Business Plans. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Read our guest blog for The Patterson Foundation: Marketing Insights for Effective Earned Income Business PlansRead more

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    GOT MARGIN? We trained SarasotaFL nonprofits on earned income and chose four for business planningRead more

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    GOT MARGIN? We trained St. Lucie and Martin County, FL nonprofits on earned income and chose four for business planning. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? We helped the Franciscan Center in Tampa develop an earned income business plan in 5 days with our new Business Planning Boot CampRead more

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    GOT MARGIN? Thanks to Allegany Franciscan Ministries & Quantum Foundation, we trained Palm Beach nonprofits on earned income & chose 4 for business planningRead more

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    GOT MARGIN? Thanks to Allegany Franciscan Ministries Catalyst Miami, we trained nonprofits on Earned Income, then chose two for Business PlanningRead more

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    GOT MARGIN? Turn your office space and equipment into a revenue source for your organization. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Infuse your organization with entrepreneurial culture, spirit, and innovation to increase opportunities for revenue generation and social impact. Read more

  • Like us on Facebook!

    GOT MARGIN? Like our Facebook page and get access to valuable postings on the latest in earned income news, events, and happenings. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Create an online store to generate revenue, market product and service offerings, and increase the mission of your organization. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Learn how to generate revenue and increase mission impact with earned income training and business plan development. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? License and sell your curriculum and training materials to generate earned income for your organization. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Turn your trainings into revenue-generating opportunities for your organization. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Use your knowledge, expertise, and thought leadership to generate consulting revenue for your organization. Read more

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    GOT MARGIN? Build your social enterprise and increase revenue with a well-developed business plan. Read more

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Thanks to No Margin, No Mission, the Epilepsy Association of Central Florida has increased our MARGIN and MISSION through development and implementation of an earned income business plan. Check out EpilepsyStore.com to see what we did together!

No Margin, No Mission Helped the Epilepsy Association of Central Florida Launch a Successful Online Store!