Outreach vs Organization - What's the difference?

outreach | organization |


As nouns the difference between outreach and organization

is that outreach is the act or practice of visiting and providing the services (of a charity or other organization) to people who might not otherwise have access to those services while organization is (uncountable) the quality of being organized.

As a verb outreach

is to reach further than; to surpass or exceed; to go too far.

outreach

English

Noun

(es)
  • The act or practice of visiting and providing the services (of a charity or other organization) to people who might not otherwise have access to those services.
  • The extent or length of something.
  • Synonyms

    * (extent) extent, length * public relations

    Verb

  • To reach further than; to surpass or exceed; to go too far.
  • To provide charitable services to people who would otherwise not have access to those services.
  • Synonyms

    * (reach further than) * (exceed) See exceed * (reach out) extend, outstretch, reach out, stretch, stretch out * (go too far) go overboard, overdo it, overstretch oneself

    organization

    Alternative forms

    * organisation

    Noun

  • (uncountable) The quality of being organized.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-08-03, volume=408, issue=8847, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= The machine of a new soul , passage=The yawning gap in neuroscientists’ understanding of their topic is in the intermediate scale of the brain’s anatomy. Science has a passable knowledge of how individual nerve cells, known as neurons, work. It also knows which visible lobes and ganglia of the brain do what. But how the neurons are organised in these lobes and ganglia remains obscure. Yet this is the level of organisation that does the actual thinking—and is, presumably, the seat of consciousness.}}
  • (uncountable) The way in which something is organized, such as a book or an article.
  • (countable) A group of people or other legal entities with an explicit purpose and written rules.
  • (countable) A group of people consciously cooperating.
  • (baseball) A major league club and all its farm teams.
  • Hyponyms

    * institute * institution * corporation * firm * company * trade union * labor union * political party * church * school * university * hospital * See also