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    Writing a Compelling Need  Statement Barbara A. Howell, M.A. PAD 5850
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    Where does it fit? Critical part of the proposal Heart of the entire case for support Presents the proverbial hook
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    Developing the need  statement Establish a clear relationship to the  organization’s mission and purpose. Focus on the need in the community. Assertions about the need should be  supported by evidence Use clear, concise language.  Avoid  jargon.
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    Whose problem is it? National State-wide District Local Use documented evidence about the  problem in the geographic area you will  be addressing/serving.
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    Model Program? Will your project be a pilot project ? Will it be replicable? How will results be disseminated? Caution:  In this section, stay focused  on the need.
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    Writing the Need Statement State the need using hard-core statistics, not 
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2011 for the course PAD 5850 taught by Professor Howell during the Summer '11 term at University of Central Florida.

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