We recognize the growing public interest in social and environmental issues, and the role of institutional power in constructing societal norms.
Our approach is simple recognize our client’s positions, interests, and needs – not just their ideals embrace the opportunity in the conflict and ambiguity of complex issuesseek to understand your theory of change and worldview Engage the work from a relationship standpoint, not a task standpoint.
Our methodology is centered around ecosystem mapping, problem orientation, and thinking deeply about the source of your values, ideologies, and identity.
Velvet FrameTM’s social change coaching services are tailored for high-performance, emotionally intelligent individuals who are seeking to practice inspired leadership, and build their capacity for impact as social changemakers.
We attract those who wish to:
· find a personal arc of purpose greater than the desire to simply “do good”
· communicate core and emerging values in times of rapid change
· be facilitators of courageous conversations
Our process helps clients to create a balance between sustainable, values-driven service to the greater society, without sacrificing personal wellness or professional longevity.
It is common that a team will agree on a goal, but be divided on how to achieve it. Moreover, a powerful do-gooder ethos can eclipse core ideologies that are shared but unexamined.
We take an ecosystems approach to helping your team transform its theory of change, management practices, and leadership strategy. In addition to organizational strategy, we also do group facilitations, pitch coaching, and stakeholder engagement strategy.
We work with documentary filmmakers to design and implement customized social action campaigns and strategic outreach plans to elevate the environmental or social mission of their films.
Our deepest expertise is in environment/sustainability, and international topics. We also offer consulting services to film festivals and other types of festivals on a range of project management, creative programming, crowdfunding, and organizational development needs. Our services include partnership development, pitch preparation, fundraising management, and event production.