Community Empowerment Research

We help churches and nonprofits
measure needs of the people they serve,
set strategies to meet those needs, and
assess the impact of their work in service, evangelism, and outreach.

Doing Well at Doing Good

Presentation Made by Professor Michael E. Porter at Willow Creek Leadership Summit, August 2007

Strategy Principles

2. Choose a Sustainable Solution Model

Example 2: Health Care Delivery in Resource-Poor Settings

Current Model

New Model

The product is treatment

The product is health

Volume of services
(# tests, treatments)

Value of services
 (health outcomes per unit of cost)

Discrete interventions

Care cycles

Individual disease stages

Sets of prevalent co-occurrences

— e.g., HIV and TB

Fragmentation of entities and programs

Integrated care delivery organizations