Philadelphia Foundation


Case Study Writing


This project will save us $3,002 , allowing us to 3002 allowing us to do more educational out reach.

What We Need

  • A 500 - 1,000 word ready-to-publish case study that details your Organization’s impact in a compelling narrative

How This Will Help

Looking for a local writer to help write news snippets for a few activities .

What We Have In Place

We currently have samples which should make it easy for you to get started. We also have website and the ability to provide any other information you need.

Fun Fact

Located in Delaware, Chester and Philadelphia region of PA.

  • Estimated Time
    Volunteers: 10-20 hours over 2-4 weeks
    Organizations: 2-3 hours
  • Location: Remote (work anywhere)
  • Requirements: This project requires a short interview with the organization. If your application is accepted, you'll receive an email from Catchafire with instructions to schedule a call.

Project Steps

Prep: Information Sharing
  • (If available) Volunteer Manager shares materials for case study (e.g., recorded interviews with beneficiaries, testimonials from stakeholders, and notable program achievement data)
  • Volunteer Manager and Professional discuss target audience for case study
(Optional) Milestone 1: Interviews
  • Volunteer Manager connects Professional with up to 2 stakeholders, to interview for case study content
  • Professional transcribes interviews and shares with Volunteer Manager for posterity
Milestone 2: Case Study Writing
  • Professional creates first draft of case study, including executive summary, outline of key challenges, how Organization supported those challenges, and description of results
  • Volunteer Manager provides feedback on case study, which Professional incorporates
  • Professional delivers final draft of case study
Prerequisites for Professional
  • Strong writing skills
  • Experience writing case studies for other services or products
Prerequisites for Organization
  • (Preferred) Written testimonials from beneficiaries, or transcribed/recorded interviews for Professional to incorporate into case study
  • (Optional) Access to individuals to interview for case study content
  • Clear idea of target audience for case study

Our Mission

DCVA is a nonprofit watershed organization dedicated to the protection and enhancement of the watershed and its resources, including water, wildlife, historical sites, floodplains,wetlands, and riparian zones.

  • City: Broomall, PA, USA
  • Org age : More than 25 Years
Environment Education Science & Technology