Olivas Rocks provided executive development, organization wide cultural and performance assessments, strategic development, training, and implementation services to SLFHC. Olivas Rocks engineered the project from concept to close.
SLFHC is a Federally Qualified Health Center with revenue sources dependent on patient services, government grants, government compliance, and private donations. SLFHC identified the creation of a grassroots advocacy initiative as part of the organization’s strategic plan, with the goal to build their constituency, education and mobilization, identify the target population as customers/stakeholders at the local, regional, state and federal levels.
The Board identified anticipated outcomes to be:
SLFHC used the collective voice and actions of dedicated employees and community partners to speak out for the benefit of SLFHC as having a noble mission worthy of support. SLFHC’s advocates work to advance issues that impact health care quality standards, funding of new health care and construction projects, and also funding through government and private donation sources.
SLFHC’s advocacy project was clearly defined for the benefit of SLFHC in the following ways: