All-Star Case Studies

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2021 Case Study - Victory Mission + Ministry

Organization Background

Victory Mission + Ministry provides outreach services, workforce training, and long-term restoration to those in need. Persons can receive a day's worth of food at the food pantry, participate in a Workready Bootcamp, and receive short- or long-term shelter. When they come for basic needs, like shelter, Victory wants to develop relationships to encourage life change and long-term success. Victory believes everyone has a name, a story, and great purpose. The ministry wants those in the restoration program to live in a supportive community with high quality employment.  Victory’s mission is: “We share God’s love through intentional relationships for the restoration of a brokenhearted world.”

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2020 Case Study - Community Partnership of the Ozarks

Organization Background

The organization has a mission to facilitate and promote the building of resilient children, healthy families, and strong neighborhoods and communities through collaboration, programming, and resource development.

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2020 Case Study - Pregnancy Care Center

Organization Background

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Pregnancy Care Center (PCC) is a nonprofit organization that provides vital services to seven counties in Southwest Missouri. Since opening in 2000, PCC has served more than 225,000 young people with healthy pregnancy and relationship education services, at no cost to the individuals served. The organization is primarily funded by contributions from individuals, businesses, foundations, and churches within the community.

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2020 Case Study - Victory Mission + Ministry

Organization Background

Victory Mission + Ministry provides outreach and restoration to those in need. Individuals can receive a day's worth of food at the mobile food pantry, clothing items, access to case management, classes, and counseling services, and men’s short- or long-term shelter. When individuals come for food, clothing, and shelter, Victory wants to develop relationships that encourage life change and restoration. Victory believes everyone has a name, a story, and great potential. The ministry wants those in the restoration program to live in a supportive community with high quality employment. Victory’s mission is: “We share God’s love through intentional relationships for the restoration of a brokenhearted world.”

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2019 Case Study - Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star

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Organization Background

Big Brothers Big Sisters partners with parents/guardians, volunteers, and donors to provide children with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that changes lives for the better, forever. Their shared vision is that all children can achieve success in life. BBBS Lonestar is comprised of 12 offices spread across four major markets—Dallas County, Greater Houston, Tarrant County, and West Central Texas.

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2019 Case Study - Community Partnership of the Ozarks

Organization Background

The organization has a mission to facilitate and promote the building of resilient children, healthy families, and strong neighborhoods and communities through collaboration, programming, and resource development.

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2018 Case Study - The Victory Mission

Organization Background

Victory Mission + Ministry provides outreach and restoration to those in need. Individuals can receive a day's worth of food at the food pantry, a clothing voucher for necessary items, and short- or long-term shelter. When they come for food, clothing, and shelter; Victory wants to develop relationships to encourage life restoration and change. Victory believes everyone has a name and a story of past hurts and hardships. The ministry wants those in the restoration programming to live in a supportive community with high quality employment. At Victory Mission, “Every life has Purpose!”

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks (BBBSO) operates under the belief that every child has the inherent ability to succeed and thrive in life. Big Brothers Big Sisters, which started in 1904, is the largest donor and volunteer supported one-to-one mentoring network nationwide.  

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Greene County Missouri

Company Background

Greene County is a county located in Southwest Missouri with a population of more than 275,000, making it the fourth most populous county in Missouri. Its county seat is Springfield – home of SRC and The Great Game of Business. Due to the success of companies like SRC, Bass Pro Shops and O’Reilly Auto Parts, Greene County ranks in the top five counties nationwide based on economic strength and viability.

The administrators of Greene County, Missouri, had long admired the business practices of one of its homegrown companies, SRC Holdings. While running a public-sector organization is very different than running a for-profit business, county administrators believed they could benefit by implementing some of the GGOB’s best practices.

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