Organizational Development

How We Serve You

We collaborate with nonprofit professionals and community-based organizations to advance their transformative powers. 


Ensure the success of operational structures and community programs. With these projects, you get highly skilled support to advance your mission.

1 |  Develop QA Mechanisms and program evaluation plans for programs
2 |  Staff Training Retreats
3 |  Board Training Retreats
4 |  Wellness Strategies & Workshops 

How to Get Started


Timelines vary by project and always take into
consideration your needs, the end goal, and
your team’s availability.


1 |  Discuss your ideas
2 |  Brainstorm possibilities
3 |  Develop a contract

We partnered with Anchoring Success to refresh the design of our three programs and to develop practices to measure program successes. Dr. Alfaro understood our vision and mission for serving children , youth , and parents living in extremely challenging circumstances. Dr. Alfaro has done an outstanding job keeping the program design and evaluation work authentic to who we are. We will be using the tools that Anchoring Success developed not just for coordinating and evaluating our programs but also for communicating with new volunteers, staff, and funders. This has been such a great experience. Richard Burrell

Executive Director, Live Again Fresno

I enjoyed your presentation yesterday and you gave us such great resources! It was better than I ever expected. I actually thought it was going to be boring…. Just because of the topic.  Boy, was I ever wrong!! Thank you [Anchoring Success] for a fantastic presentation and the beautifully designed bag!

Rosemary Avalos

Program Director, Educare Services, Inc.

Dr. Alfaro worked with my team to refine two program structures — a re-entry program and volunteer program. She focused on leveraging my organization’s existing strengths and the talents of my staff team. She also honored my team’s authentic client-centered approach and made sure to help us to measure and celebrate our program impact. Dr. Alfaro is organized, prompt, and we work with her as if she was a member of our team, providing mutual feedback which was received well. It’s hard to find partners that are passionate about the work without having a big ego about it. Coreen Campos

CEO, Focus Forward

When working with Morghan I felt as though I had invited an expert from the community to be part of our team.  Her ability to connect with stakeholders, structure studies that incorporated context-specific engagement strategies, and summarize so plainly the results of our work was a tremendous asset.  She is one of the most skilled researchers I have ever worked with! Phil Skei

Director, Building Neighborhood Capacity Program

Generating New Ideas. Partnering with awsome professionals like you.

Thank you for letting us be a part of your life.


Satisfied Clients

Ongoing Projects

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Projects That Matter

Center for Peacemaking and Conflict Studies (program evaluation practices)

Community Science Workshop Network (Board Development and Strategic Planning)

Focus Forward (program assessment, program refresh, database development)

Building Neighborhood Capacity Program (initiative assessment with participatory action research)

First 5 Fresno County (operational assessment)

California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (sector assessment and program design)

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