Nonprofit Mission Statement

A mission statement serves two essential purposes. First, it unites board members, staff, and volunteers around a joint initiative, motivating them to believe in their work. Second, it helps audiences that are unfamiliar with your work understand what you do.

Use this editable template to start crafting your nonprofit’s mission statement.

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An excellent nonprofit mission statement can align team members, board members, volunteers and supporters to commit to your cause.

With this template, you can:

✔ Outline your nonprofit’s initiatives

✔ Specify details about your beneficiaries

✔ Identify the ideal phrases that highlight your nonprofit’s mission

✔ Share your mission statement with your team and stakeholders