Room for participants to work individually and in groups
5 minutes for an introduction
30 minutes to one hour to write personal mission statements (younger people will take longer than teens)
15 minutes for processing
Philanthropy and one’s personal mission go hand-in-hand. Participants will develop a personal mission statement to guide their philanthropic actions.
To explore individual values and beliefs and determine how these contribute to formulating a personal mission
To develop a personal mission statement that can guide philanthropic actions
The facilitator explains to participants that exploring an individual’s mission statement continues throughout a person’s life. A personal mission statement is like finding “your true north.” It helps to bring purpose to a person’s life.