Performance Imperative Organizational Self-Assessment (PIOSA)

A structured approach to organizational improvement

The Performance Imperative Organizational Self-Assessment (PIOSA) supports self-assessment, reflection, dialogue, and organizational improvement.

The overarching goal? To help nonprofits and their funders drive organizational performance improvement—so you can deliver meaningful, measurable, and financially sustainable results for the people or causes you serve.


Review the questions covered by each of the PIOSA learning modules, share them with your colleagues, and decide where and how to start your own organizational learning process.

How To Use PIOSA

Find out how nonprofit leaders, funders, and consultants committed to ensuring sustainable results in the social sector can all benefit from the PIOSA in different ways.

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Access everything you need to engage your team in an organizational self-assessment process, individual and collective reflection, and ongoing organizational improvement.