Nonprofit Fundraising & Development Consultants

122 results for Fundraising & Development

A Direct Solution

Marstons Mill, MA

Since 2003, A Direct Solution has been providing development support for small to mid-sized nonprofit clients in need of high-level fundraising executive services. They offer solutions that translate into into long-lasting management strategies by providing expertise in direct marketing and fundraising development, database analysis, as well as acquisition, renewal, and upgrade strategies.

Services Offered

Appeals, Monthly Giving, Training And Coaching

Alexander Haas

Atlanta, GA

Alexander Haas is widely recognized as one of the leading fundraising consulting firms in the Nation. Our ultimate goal is to help our clients to accomplish and advance their mission by enhancing and expanding their fund raising capacity and the resources available for programs.

Services Offered

Annual Fund, Board Enhancement, Capital Campaigns, Church Fundraising, Museum Services

Allene Professional Fundraising

Lithopolis, OH

Allene Professional Fundraising knows how to address your pressing needs and has a proven track record of success. We’ll help your board overcome its fears of fundraising and tap into its potential. We’ll help you start or re-start a fundraising program that works for you and your specific situation, even if you have no staff or an all-volunteer board.

Services Offered

Board Recruitment, Board Training, Coaching, Corporate Fundraising, Development Audits, Messaging, Program Design, Special Events

Alpenglow Benefit Auctions

North Conway, NH

Alpenglow works with our clients to tailor fit a solution to their fundraising needs. We welcome the opportunity to help you be empowered to prosper and keep driving your mission towards your dream goals. Let us partner with you to aid your forward trajectory and be bold!

Services Offered

Consulting, Fundraising Events, Live Auctions, Silent Auction Services

Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE

Westfield, NJ

Recognized as a leading expert in her field, Amy has helped small and large nonprofits alike raise millions of dollars through major gift and capital campaigns, board development, annual fund campaigns, direct mail, and planned gift solicitations.

Services Offered

Capital Campaigns, Coaching, Fundraising Consulting, Major Gifts

Angeletti Group

New Vernon, NJ

By design, The Angeletti Group works with a small number of clients. Often we hear that principals “sell the company” only to disappear when the work begins. We are designed to be hands-on every step of the way.

Services Offered

Annual Fund/direct Response Solutions, Benchmarking Analytics, Board Development, Campaign Management, Coaching And Recruitment, Database Enhancement, Events, Executive Search, Major Gifts, Planned Giving

Banyan Nonprofit Strategy

St. Pete, FL

Banyan Nonprofit Strategy, owned and operated by Bonnie Hough, CFRE, offers fundraising & communications consulting and coaching designed specifically for lean nonprofit teams. Building on a decade of experience as a team member in small nonprofit shops, Bonnie partners with nonprofit clients using a blended approach – addressing fundraising, communications, and organizational strategy simultaneously. At Banyan, we work with clients to identify the areas holding their organization back and develop an actionable, sustainable plan to move their mission forward. Our goal is to help our clients find confidence and clarity in their fundraising so they can amplify the good they offer the world.

Services Offered

Cases For Support, Development & Communications Audits, Donor Communications, Fundraising Coaching, Fundraising Planning, Grant Writing, Organizational Strategy

Barbara O’Reilly, CFRE

Herndon, VA

Barbara O’Reilly, CFRE, has more than twenty years of fundraising experience at major non-profit organizations including Harvard University, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Oxford University in England, and the American Red Cross. She has experience developing successful relationships between donors and non-profits through annual funds, capital campaigns, major gifts from high net-worth individuals and corporations, direct mail, and stewardship.

Services Offered

Assessments, Board Training, Campaign Feasibility Studies, Development Planning, Donor Communications, Donor Stewardship, Major Gifts Strategy, Prospect Research, Staff Coaching

Bentz Whaley Flessner

Minneapolis, MN | Washington, DC

BWF is a full‐service fundraising consulting firm offering assistance with feasibility studies, assessments, analytics and predictive modeling, prospecting, donor relations, systems and operations, campaign planning, grateful patient programs, and interactive communications. Our collaborative approach brings together your insights with our experienced and diverse team to learn from each other, develop new ideas, and create customized, timely solutions.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Campaign Planning, Feasibility Studies & Assessments, Ongoing Counsel, Prospecting & Donor Relations, Systems & Information Services, Training & Development

Boyle & Associates

Carmel, IN

Founded in 1998, Boyle & Associates is dedicated to enhancing their clients’ capacity to develop philanthropic resources through designing and directing successful capital and endowment campaigns, training and mentoring staff, coaching volunteer leaders and reinforcing annual and major giving programs.

Services Offered

Capital Campaigns And Counsel, Program Assessments

Brian Lacy & Associates

Houston, TX

Brian Lacy and Associates is a fundraising and data services firm with more than 30 years of experience that provides leading industry resources and veteran talent to maximize what your team can do across the giving spectrum.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Data Cleansing, Marketing And Communications, Wealth Screening

Tucson, AZ | Missoula, MT | Albuquerque, NM | Burke, VA offers full-scope capital campaign services designed to address your unique organization and community. We provide capital campaign leadership, planning and management for nonprofits embarking on multimillion-dollar building projects across the globe.

Services Offered

Capital Campaign Planning And Management, Needs Assessments

Capacity Builders

Mission, KS

CAPACITY – the “innate power for growth, development or accomplishment. “BUILDERS – “help others develop in magnitude or extent.” Capacity Builders partner with growing businesses and nonprofits alike to help our clients reach higher levels of revenue-generating power.

Services Offered

Communications, Event Development & Management, Fundraising, Governance & Management Services, Marketing, Private Foundation Support

Capital Campaign Masters

Bronx, NY

At Capital Campaign Masters, you’re able to learn and prepare for a capital campaign that’ll blow the roof off any fundraising you’ve ever done before. With the latest and most reliable information, you’ll be able to enlist the major volunteers in your community — all the right people who can open all the right doors.

Services Offered

Board Workshops, Capital Campaign Planning & Advising, Online Courses

Carol Weisman

St. Louis, MO

Carol Weisman is the president of Board Builders founded in 1994. Her goal is to inspire and teach board members to be happily, confidently and enthusiastically involved in the fundraising process. She does workshops, keynotes and retreats. Carol is the author of 9 books and has served on 38 boards and has been president of 8.

Services Offered

Board Governance, Fundraising Consulting, Planned Giving, Retreats & Recruiting

Carolann Biederman Consulting

Kaneohe, HI

Carolann Biederman is an accomplished interim executive director and fundraiser with 25+ years of success. Specializing in executive transition, Carolann fills the leadership gap left by a departing CEO and guides clients through agency assessment, search and hire. Fundraising expertise includes grant writing, donor research, major gifts and sponsorships.

Services Offered

Donor Research, Grant Writing, Media Relations, Special Events, Sponsorships

Carole Rylander, CFRE

Dallas, TX

Rylander Associates principal Carole Rylander, CFRE, delivers insight and inspiration and empowers non-profit board and staff leadership to create operational synergy, share their vision for the future, engage donors and maximize mission impact.

Services Offered

Board Governance, Capital Campaigns, Communications, Meeting Facilitation, Planning & Systems, Programs, Strategic Planning, Volunteer & Staff Personnel

Carroll Brown Arnold

Terrell, TX

As a task oriented professional with a solid focus on actionable solutions and achievable goals, Carroll Brown Arnold can help your organization grow and prosper while gaining visibility within a variety of communities.

Services Offered

Board Training, Copywriting, Events, Marketing, PR, Strategic Planning, Websites

Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE

San Francisco, CA

Coach, trainer, consultant and author, Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE has been called a “practical visionary” and “fundraising ninja.” Her 30 years of frontline development work earned her the AFP “Outstanding Fundraising Professional of the Year” and Fundraising Success’ “Best Fundraising Blog” awards.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Board Development, Coaching, Major Gift Fundraising

Clarity Fundraising

Grand Rapids, MI

Jon Helder is the founder and owner of Clarity Fundraising LLC, a nonprofit consulting firm based in Grand Rapids. Clarity’s purpose is to magnify the mission of its partners by implementing data-based strategies to improve fundraising and organizational effectiveness. Jon founded Clarity so that he could use his experience and know-how to strengthen nonprofit’s missions and bolster their impact on the community.

Services Offered

Coaching, Donor Data Optimization, Fundraising Planning, Initiative Implementation, Monthly Giving, Process Improvement, Staff & Board Development

Communication Mark

Arden, NC

Communication Mark offers an array of grant writing services, including grant planning, case writing, cultivation, prospecting, data compilation, evaluation, and reporting. What sets Communication Mark apart is its system for getting grants, and its support provided throughout the grant seeking process to nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and beneficial for-profits.

Services Offered

Communications, Grant Proposals, Organizational Development, Public Relations, Research

Community Dataroots

Kansas City, MO

Community Dataroots was started with one goal in mind – Help nonprofits with their data so they can better fulfill their purpose. Company Owner, Eric Wilson, has over 20 years of experience managing and automating data processes to support front-end analytical tools in Tableau, Microsoft Access, Excel and PowerPoint. He’s a data enthusiast, a deep thinker, analytical and passionate about arming decision makers with information they need to better run their organizations.

Services Offered

Data Cleansing & Matching, Data Enrichment & Analysis, Data Standardization

Corporate Giving Connection LLC

Los Angeles, CA & Washington, DC

Corporate Giving Connection (CGC) is a full-service marketing and development consulting firm focused on research, strategic planning and implementation for your nonprofit organization. CGC provides modern, proven solutions that deal with the challenges affecting both marketing and fundraising efforts. CGC integrates with your nonprofit organization to identify opportunities, remove obstacles, and increase the bandwidth of your team.

Services Offered

Auction Management, Communications, Copywriting, Development Support, Event Management, Grant Writing, Graphic Design, Public Relations, Social Media, Video Production, Website Development

Crane Fundraising Counsel

Oklahoma City, OK

Ed Crane brings 35 years of nonprofit management and fundraising experience to a consulting practice that specializes in providing periodic counsel to small-and-medium-sized nonprofits that seek to establish a comprehensive development program, strengthen an existing fundraising operation or mount a capital campaign.

Services Offered

Capital Campaigns, Development Plans, Major Gifts, Proposals, Prospect Research, Special Events, Strategic Thinking

D.L. Owens Consulting

Indianapolis, IN

We are grant specialists and experts in managing duties that relate to the application of grants and dispersing applicable funds and managing and maintaining collaboration of key funding.

Services Offered

Assistance With Business Plans, Grant Applications

David A. Mersky

Newton, MA | New York, NY

Mersky, Jaffe & Associates specializes in fundraising and executive search solutions for nonprofits worldwide. Working in partnership with our clients, we provide quality planning and fundraising consulting, executive search, volunteer training and professional development services. We inform, inspire and empower people and organizations to be their best personally and professionally.

Services Offered

Annual Fund Enhancement, Campaign Management, Executive Coaching, Executive Search, Fundraising/development, Leadership Development, Organization & Development Assessments, Strategic Planning

Denali FSP Fundraising Consultants

Anchorage, AK

Denali FSP Fundraising Consultants works to model and train nonprofits to achieve sustainable fundraising results from multi-channels and especially individual giving. The firm also does trainings and seminars to groups concerning fundraising and development on subjects such as direct mail, online fundraising and holiday (annual) campaigns among others.

Services Offered

Database Cleanup, Development Audits, Fundraising Training & Coaching, Nonprofit Website Design

Development Consulting Solutions

New Bedford, MA

Robin L. Cabral is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) with over twenty years of experience and millions of dollars raised assisting non-profit organizations as a development professional overseeing all aspects of fund development from annual funds to capital campaigns and donor communications.

Services Offered

Copywriting, Donor Discovery, Event Sponsorships, Grant, Major Gifts, Social Media, Special Events, Strategic Planning

DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services, LLC

Clayton, NY

It is the goal of DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services to assist nonprofit organizations increase their grant readiness and competitively apply for and successfully manage grant funding to best serve their clients and have a significant impact in the communities that they serve.”

Services Offered

Grants, Planning & Design, Program Evaluation, Training


Washington, DC

DonorTrends can help define, identify and segment your donor audiences more effectively to help improve net revenue and retention.

Services Offered

Donor Analytics Software

Dr. Bev Browning, CSPF

Phoenix, AZ

Dr. Beverly Browning, CSPF, founded Bev Browning, LLC to provide planning-focused nonprofit capacity building services worldwide. These services include: board training, funding research and engagement strategies, grant writing, and strategic compression planning. Her nonprofit Grant Writing Training Foundation provides affordable on-site and web-based workshops.

Services Offered

Board Training, Funding Strategies, Grants Process Consultant, Strategic Planning

Drew & Associates

Laguna Niguel, CA

Drew & Associates is a grant writing consulting firm that provides its clients with a Never Quit guarantee: “We keep writing for free until your charity wins.”

Services Offered

Grants, Research And Program Evaluation

Eden Plus LLC

Des Moines, IA

For over a decade we have partnered with organizations to sow and grow missions and ideas. We turn seeds into gardens. We offer nonprofit organizations from world-class hospitals to after school programs educational opportunities, planning tools, and direct support as they grow and flourish.

Services Offered

Board Training, Campaign Management, Data Analytics & Prospect Research, Development Plans & Assessment, Feasibility Studies

Elena M. Hermanson

Dexter, MI

Elena Hermanson is an independent nonprofit consultant dedicated to building a stronger civil sector by supporting existing nonprofit organizations. Elena will support your organization’s journey to sustainability and long-term success through building and maintaining solid foundations, including best practice implementation, coordination of fundraising strategies, and comprehensive donor management.

Services Offered

Comprehensive Donor Management, Fundraising Strategy Coordination, Nonprofit Sustainability

Everyday Planned Giving, LLC

Brooklyn, NY

Lori Kranczer, Founder of Everyday Planned Giving, LLC, has over 18 years of experience advising nonprofit organizations on conceptualizing and growing their planned giving programs, training volunteer leadership and staff, soliciting and closing significant planned giving arrangements, and working with the nonprofit professionals to structure the appropriate gifts to meet their donor’s philanthropic goals.

Services Offered

Evaluation And Strategic Planning, Legacy Giving Consultation, Legacy Giving Plan Creation


New Orleans, LA

At Fablanthropy, we believe philanthropy should feel fabulous, both in giving and receiving. We encourage nonprofit professionals to achieve fabulous philanthropic impact in their community, primarily through gift planning strategies to build long-term impact, and the coaching, training, and mentoring of development and executive directors.

Services Offered

Executive/development Director Coaching, Gift Planning Strategy, Trainings & Presentations

FundJoy LLC

Houston, TX | Dallas, TX | Denver, CO

Kristal M. Johnson is the creator of the Assertive Ask fundraising system, owner of FundJoy LLC, and the weekly FundJoy newsletter. Kristal’s innovative fundraising strategies have helped nonprofit organizations raise over $200 million dollars from funders and individual donors. Kristal empowers people to be assertive and fundraise without fear. Because of her first-hand experience, she is a sought-after speaker and content producer for many organizations, including international grant consultancy firms and economic development councils.

Services Offered

Development Planning, Donor Communications, Nonprofit Storytelling, One-on-one/staff/virtual Coaching And Training, Solicitation And Donor Engagement Strategies

Gable Consulting

Columbus, OH

As a minority-owned business, Gable Consulting seeks to strengthen small and medium-sized companies, firms, and nonprofits through strategic collaborations, bold problem solving, and long-term sustainability so they can better deliver their missions.

Services Offered

Board Training, Corporate Philanthropy, Fundraising

Gail Perry

Chapel Hill, NC

Gail Perry, MBA, CFRE is the best-selling author of Fired-Up Fundraising: Turn Board Passion into Action. Her passion-driven fundraising approach, developed over the past 22 years as a non-profit philanthropy expert, has helped organizations raise hundreds of millions in gifts and support.

Services Offered

Board Development, Capital Campaign, Major Gifts, Prospect Research

Garecht Fundraising Associates

Philadelphia, PA

Joe Garecht has almost 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector. He helps organizations build donor systems that dramatically increase their fundraising.

Services Offered

And Processes, Custom Fundraising Strategies, Fundraising Analysis, Systems

Giving Tree Associates

Highland Park, IL

Giving Tree Associates strengthens nonprofit organizations through counsel and collaboration. They help nonprofits build capabilities, develop strategic and tactical plans, and cultivate the leadership that will sustain their clients into the future.

Services Offered

Campaigns, Coaching, Events, Executive Search, Grants, Strategic Planning, Training

Gleason Dutkanych & Associates

Indianapolis, IN

Our principal, Caroline Gleason Dutkanych, CFRE, is a highly collaborative, results-driven development professional who has raised millions of dollars during the past 20 years for mission-driven nonprofits doing high impact work in the community. We want to empower your fundraising team to take its results to the next level.

Services Offered

Development Planning, Fundraising Coaching, Grant Research & Management

Grants Plus

Cleveland, OH

Since 2007, the powerhouse Grants Plus team has helped organizations raise $100 million from private, corporate, and government funders. They partner with organizations as their trusted advisors to identify funders, recommend strategies, and write proposals that help them elevate their grants programs and make long-term gains.

Services Offered

Grants, Research, Strategy, Writing


Boulder, CO

Grassroots is a nonprofit supporting small nonprofit partners. Our full service partner fee is $75/mo. We keep costs low and impact high. We are set up to consistently monitor funding opportunities for you, connect with your donors, maintain your database, and keep your world connected with your mission.

Services Offered

Annual Fundraising Plans, Database Management, Donor & Member Pipeline Development, Donor Development, Grant Writing, Grants Management, Grants Research, Multi-channel Campaigns

Helix Strategies, LLC

Harrisburg, PA

Dr. Ivy R. Buchan and the Helix team will work with you to raise funds and develop leaders and programs for sustainable success. We are consultants, strategists, presenters, researchers, and collaborators for local to national nonprofits. Dr. Buchan is also a Licensed Consultant through PANO, Standards for Excellence. Our extended team offers government relations and legal services as well.

Services Offered

Board Governance, Donor/corporate Cultivation, Executive Coaching, Fundraising/development Strategies And Audits, Grant Writing, Interim Leadership, Planned Giving, Program Evaluation, Strategic Planning

In The Know

Denver, CO

Cindy Grubenhoff works with nonprofit professionals who want to make an even greater impact on our community by developing strategies and a diversified plan for their unique organization. From one-on-one coaching to strategic planning, she keeps you “In the Know!”

Services Offered

Direct Service Fundraising, Strategic Planning

Incite! Consulting Group

Alpine, WY

Incite! Consulting Group’s passion for creating meaningful and lasting change is at the heart of their work. They help nonprofits build strategies to elevate their internal leadership, fundraising efforts, and operational capacity so they can effectively accomplish their missions.

Services Offered

Board Development, Capital Campaigns, Donor Relations, Executive Mentoring, Fund Development, Special Events, Staff Coaching

J. Milito & Associates, Inc.

Grand Rapids, MI

Retain more donors . . . Raise more money. . . Do More Good.

For more than 22 years, J. Milito & Associates has been engaged in donor conversations. Specializing in stewardship, relationship building and direct response fundraising helping organizations retain, renew, and upgrade donors to raise more money for life-changing mission and ministry. Contact us today so we can turn conversations into commitments!

Services Offered

Case For Support, Custom Fundraising Services, Donor Data Management, Lapsed Donors, One-on-one Training, Segmentation

Jaime Freidrichs, Fundraising Coach

Columbia, MO

Jaime helps small but mighty nonprofits that don’t have a full-time fundraiser on their staff to take practical steps to raise more money. Based in Missouri and bringing over 15 years of fundraising expertise, Jaime works remotely so she can help anyone, anywhere, at a price that is surprisingly affordable.

Services Offered

And More), Customized Online Training, Endowment/capital Campaigns, Fundraising Diagnostics, Major Gifts, One-on-one Phone/video Coaching And Technical Support, Roadmaps To Fundraising Success (annual

Jessica White Associates

Indianapolis, IN

By providing counsel to nonprofit organizations, Jessica White Associates helps its clients energize fundraising efforts and enhance organizational effectiveness. With more than 32 years of experience in all facets of fundraising, Jessica has provided expertise to all types of nonprofit organizations.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Board Development, Capital Campaigns, Feasibility Studies, Strategic Planning

Julie Ordoñez | CourageLab

Los Angeles, CA

Julie Ordoñez is a major gifts coach equipping leaders with the courage to ask for more. Because no one ever changed the world without first changing themselves. She was a top 1% performer as a major gifts officer at United Way of Greater Los Angeles and is the founder of CourageLab, her signature group coaching program for ambitious nonprofit founders, EDs and fundraisers ready to make major change and raise major gifts. She has helped nonprofits with $100k-$10MM+ annual budgets raise their first 5, 6 and 7-figure gifts from individuals and become joymakers.

Services Offered

Nonprofit & Fundraising Coaching And Consulting, Raising Major Gifts

Katherine Morris + Co.

Ft. Worth, TX

crafting + executing donor gratitude, so you can focus on changing the world. Handwritten Thank You Notes // Gratitude Calls // Donor Reports

Services Offered

Donor Gratitude (handwritten Acknowledgement, Donor Reports, Grants, Gratitude Calls)

Kathie Kramer Ryan

Denver, CO

Kathie Kramer Ryan, founder of Arroyo Fundraising, is a former development director with 15 years of frontline fundraising experience. She can assess your current efforts and past successes and work with you and your team on a range of fundraising challenges.

Services Offered

Development Audits, Fundraising, Staff & Board Development

Kelly Strategies

Arlington, VA

Susan Kelly uses her expertise to develop unique, highly personalized, motivational strategies that have measurable impacts on your ability to do your real work—carry out your mission.

Services Offered

Board Development And Training, Campaigns, Development Assessment, Donor Management Systems, Donor Research, Events, Feasibility Study, Grants, Staff Recruitment

Kim Joyce & Associates, LLC

Scottsdale, AZ

Kim Joyce & Associates is an established, trusted national grant writing firm with proven results. Services include highly-competitive grant writing, research, donor cultivation coaching, grant office assessments, and grant writing training. Kim Joyce & Associates provides high-quality, personalized services to help clients achieve, and often exceed, their fundraising goals.

Services Offered

Donor Cultivation Coaching, Grant Research & Management, Grant Writing, Training

Lakeview Consulting

Bartelso, IL

With more than 25 years of experience working in the manufacturing, workforce/economic development, technical and education communities, Micki understands the day-to-day challenges facing leaders in these sectors.

Services Offered

Grant Writing, Needs Assessment, Program Development

LAPA Fundraising

Riverdale, NY | Washington, D.C.

For over 25 years, LAPA has provided high-level fundraising counsel to leading nonprofits. LAPA specializes in campaign, grants, and planning services. They are an industry leader in wealth research and provide the implementation strategies that turn data into revenue. LAPA publishes a report card annually with their client’s return on investment, which you can find here.

Services Offered

Annual Fund, Campaigns, Coaching & Training, Development Audits, Feasibility & Planning Studies, Major Gifts, Private & Government Grants, Prospect Research

Larry C. Johnson

Boise, ID

An internationally recognized consultant and frequent speaker with twenty-five years of experience in professional philanthropy, Larry has worked with the leaders of hundreds of nonprofit organizations and philanthropists seeking to improve the lives of those around them.

Services Offered

Organization Coaching & Training, Sustainable Fundraising

Laudick/Brown & Associates

Indianapolis, IN

Laudick/Brown & Associates is a premier Capital Campaign and major gifts consulting group. We concentrate on the challenges, goals, planning and implementation of Capital Campaigns and major gifts campaigns with a laser sharp focus on achieving successful results.

Services Offered

Campaigns, Strategic Planning

Linda Lysakowski

Boulder City, NV

Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE is one of fewer than 100 professionals worldwide to hold the coveted Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive designation. Linda is a Master Teacher for AFP, has authored more than a dozen books, and has trained more than 25,000 professionals throughout most of the 50 United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and Egypt.

Services Offered

Development Audits, SMART Fundraising

LMA Grant Consulting LLC

Beverly, MA

Working with an experienced grant consultant is a great way to advance your organization’s unique fundraising needs. Whether you’re an educational organization looking for one-time grant support or a small nonprofit in need of a long-term writer, LMA Grant Consulting is here to help.

Services Offered

Funding Research, Grant Revisions, Proposal Writing, Review & Feedback, Training

Lori L. Jacobwith

Minneapolis, MN

Lori L. Jacobwith is a nationally-recognized master storyteller and culture change expert. With more than 25 years’ experience, her strategies and coaching have helped nonprofit organizations raise $250 million dollars from individual donors. And counting. The Giving Show has recognized her as one of the top 40 most effective fundraising consultants in the U.S.

Services Offered

Fundraising Coaching, Storytelling

Lynne Wester

Austin, TX

Lynne Wester, widely known for her Donor Relations Guru blog and website, has quickly become the leading resource for creating donor-focused fund raising strategies.

Services Offered

Assessment, Coaching, Events, Facilitation, Strategy, Training

Cambridge, MA

Is visiting with donors on your Wish List? Are you ready for that campaign? gives you everything you need to launch a capital campaign or major gift program. President Diane Remin, MBA, was named among America’s Top 25 Fundraising Experts in 2016 by Philanthropy Media & Michael Chatman Network.

Services Offered

Board Development, Campaigns, Planned Giving

Mallory Erickson

Berkely, CA

Mallory Erickson is a nonprofit coach, teaching fundraisers how to bring in more donations without chasing them. Through her signature framework, the Power Partners Formula™️, Mallory provides unique tools to help raise more from foundations, corporate partners, and individuals. She has coached over 1,000 fundraisers using her simple, but unique strategy. If you want to feel differently about fundraising and excited about reaching and exceeding your next goal, check out

Services Offered

Donor Communications, Donor Stewardship, Major Gifts, Nonprofit Development, Nonprofit Storytelling, One-on-one/staff/virtual Coaching & Training, Solicitation & Donor Engagement Strategies

Marc A. Pitman

Greenville, SC

Marc A. Pitman is the author of “Ask Without Fear!” and founder of and the weekly email service “Fundraising Kick.” Marc’s expertise and enthusiasm has caught the attention of such organizations as Reuters, CBS, Fox News, and the Chronicle of Philanthropy and gets him invited to speak to groups all over the world.

Services Offered

Board Retreats, Fundraising Coaching, Nonprofit Leadership Seminars

Mary Cahalane

Plantsville, CT

Mary Cahalane is an accomplished development professional with 28 years of success. Creative, focused, intuitive and collaborative – she helps you forge lasting relationships for your organization.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Donor Communications, Fundraising Assessments

Mazarine Treyz

Portland, OR

Mazarine Treyz is the author of The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising, and founder of, a popular fundraising resource with 50,000 monthly readers. She’s raised millions for small, national and international charities via grants, events, sponsorships, crowdfunding, appeals, and trained over 10,000.

Services Offered

Donor Communications, Fundraising Planning, Leadership Career Coaching, Training

Megaluno Consulting

Los Angeles, CA & Washington, DC

Megaluno Consulting assists nonprofits in telling their stories through a creative and unique approach in the areas of foundation giving, fundraising, and content development.

Services Offered

Content Services, Grants

Meyer Partners

Chicago, IL

Meyer Partners is a market-savvy, digitally-minded, and analytically-focused agency serving non-profits with integrated fundraising communications. We’ve counseled and served more than 100 national and regional nonprofits since 1989 with creative solutions and proven results.

Services Offered

Analytics And Donor File Audits, Donor Insights And Brand Alignment, Integrated Digital And Direct Mail Services, Legacy Marketing, Major Gifts Campaigns, Middle Donor Moves Management

Michael Erwin

Evansville, IN

Michael Erwin Coaching provides nonprofits and churches a virtual fund development department without additional staff. He works side-by-side with executive directors, boards, church pastors and leaders to encourage “Generosity from the Inside Out” among constituents.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Capital Campaigns, Churches

Mission Launch

Boulder, CO

Mission Launch is passionate about strong nonprofits. We work to equip organizations to take their missions to the next level through board governance, strategy and planning, fundraising, and equity support.

Services Offered

Board Governance, DEI, Fundraising/development, Meeting Facilitation, Strategic Planning

Mockingbird Analytics

Los Angeles, CA

Mockingbird Analytics is a consulting agency specializing in providing nonprofits with infrastructure services to help scale their impact. We are committed to helping nonprofits tell their stories effectively through database set up, strategic planning, and development services. We’re certified database administrators with more than a decade of nonprofit experience reporting on organizational and donor impact.

Services Offered

Data Reporting & Visualization, Database Administration & Technology Assessment, Grant Writing & Development Planning, Strategic Planning & Executive Coaching, Survey Design & Outcomes Evaluation

National Capital Nonprofit Consultants

Washington, DC

National Capital Nonprofit Consultants (NCNC) is a network of independent consultants in the Washington Metropolitan Region who are available to you individually or together, depending on your organization’s needs.

Services Offered

Board Development, Campaigns, Events, Financial Services, Grants, Membership Analysis, PR And Marketing, Strategic Planning

Newport ONE

Boston, MA | Washington, DC

At Newport ONE we’re breaking the traditional fundraising agency model. We’ve been disrupting nonprofit direct marketing for 32 years through fully customized service, ongoing senior-level engagement, and passionate collaboration with our clients. Email us today at to see how ONE can make a difference for you.

Services Offered

And Analytics For Integrated Fundraising Campaigns, Creative, Strategy

Nonprofit Media Solutions

Atlanta, GA

We identify and secure new dollars. You envision it. We implement it! Print, online and more.

Services Offered

Campaigns, Grants, Graphic Design, Legal Advice, Public Relations

Norton Philanthropic Counsel

Indianapolis, IN

NPC provides professional counsel and services in a wide variety of areas including strategic planning, program and staff assessment, board and volunteer training, interim executive management, and all phases of development work including campaign planning and execution as well as annual, major and planned gift fundraising and staff training.

Services Offered

Campaign & Fundraising Counsel, Development Action Plan, Donor Representation, Staff & Program Assessment, Strategic Planning, Training & Interim Executive Management

Pamela Grow

Haverford, PA

Author, coach, copy-writer, nonprofit marketing consultant and political junkie, Pamela is the author of “Five Days to Foundation Grants” and the creator of Simple Development Systems, the only online coaching program created for the overwhelmed fundraiser in the one-person marketing and development shop.

Services Offered

Coaching, Copywriting, Development

Pathways to Growth

Tampa, FL

Our passion is to help non-profits reach their full potential and to obtain the funding that they need to accomplish their dreams. We are so much more than grant writers. We are long-term partners with our clients helping them to address virtually all areas of their non-profit business development and capacity building.

Services Offered

Assessments, Coaching, Grants, Workshops

Prosper for Purpose

Cleveland, OH

Prosper for Purpose is an impact-focused strategic PR firm specializing in branding, marketing and fundraising solutions. We help purpose driven organizations like yours maximize their impact by building mutually beneficial relationships with their publics through creative solutions, proven processes and professional expertise.

Services Offered

Board Training, Brand Development, Content Marketing, Development, Events, Public Relations, Social Media, Strategic Planning

Quill Consulting

Indianapolis, IN

At Quill Consulting, our goal is to work behind the scenes so that a nonprofit’s senior staff can stay front and center. Our highly personalized service helps lift the work of researching, writing, and managing grants so that CEOs and CDOs can spend more hours doing what only they can do: connecting with people and amplifying their mission.

Services Offered

Grant First Aid, Grant Management, Grant Writing & Research

Raise the Bar Consulting

Tuscon, AZ

Raise the Bar Consulting is ready to help your efforts reach new heights. They specialize in fundraising development, organizational development, and interim executive director solutions

Services Offered

Fundraising And Resource Development, Interim Executive Director Solutions, Organizational Development

Ravela Insights

Bellevue, WA

Ravela provides nonprofit database management tools and fundraising analytics to empower fundraisers and leadership to make data-driven decisions.

Services Offered

And Prospects, Databases, Insights For Fundraising

RBW Strategy, LLC

Rockville, MD

Rachel Werner is the Owner and CEO of RBW Strategy, a women-owned consulting firm located in the Washington, DC Metro area. Since 2003, she’s been writing grants and managing large-scale projects in the non-profit, government, and corporate sectors. Rachel Werner has sat on both sides of the proposal writing desk for multiple industries.

Services Offered

Grant Review, Grant Writing, Grants Management, Prospect Research

Rediger Taylor Group

Muncie, IN

In the nonprofit sector since 1969, They draw on first hand experience and current research to create custom training to enable you to achieve your unique mission and vision.

Services Offered

Board Development, Capital Campaigns, Direct Mail, Grants, Training

Renner Consulting

Germantown, MD

Renner Consulting provides nonprofit organizations and associations a variety of services that are designed around the client’s unique needs, culture, and characteristics. No matter if it is a feasibility study, development assessment, campaign counsel, or other service, each assignment is created specifically for each client.

Services Offered

Campaigns, Feasibility Study, Grants

Resource Associates

Farmington, NM

We are a full-service nonprofit capacity-building company specializing in grant writing and program evaluation.

Services Offered

Capacity Building, Grant Prep, Grant Writing

Rise360 Consulting

Dallas, Texas | Sante Fe, NM

Rise360 Consulting has more than 15 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations. She has worked with Rotary International, the Texas Restaurant Association, United States Tennis Association, and more. As a career nonprofit executive, Heather learned firsthand what motivates donors to support a cause and is providing her clients with proven “start to finish” solutions. She specializes in leading organizations to create and reach realistic and innovative development goals through effective storytelling.

Services Offered

Accounting Infrastructure, Annual Giving Campaigns, Assessments, Board Management, Campaign Management, Collateral/website Design, Development Planning, Development Strategies & Infrastructure, Feasibility Studies, Major Gifts Strategy, Planned Giving Strategies, Prospect Research

Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc.

Greenwood, IN

Established in 2006, Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. (RSC) is a national provider of contributed revenue growth strategies and hands-on interim management for arts and cultural institutions. The firm has offices in Indiana, Georgia, and Missouri, with clients across the country.

Services Offered

Coaching, Feasibility Study, Grants, Training

Robin Thompson Fundraising Consultant, Coach and Trainer

Vail, CO

Robin Thompson has been working with organizations for several decades. She has been called a fundraising therapist because she works with nonprofits to help them be stronger and better able to serve their mission. She has experience as Executive Director of charitable foundations as well as Vice President of Development. Robin has a fundraising certificate from Indiana University School of Philanthropy, which helped her raise more money in 6 months than had been raised in the previous three years combined.

Services Offered

And Coaching Around All Things JEDI/RE, Fundraising Consulting, Leadership Development

Salazar Vazquez Communications

Hartford, CT

We’re here to provide assistance towards your success and meet your needs. Whether it’s increasing your grant program revenue and conducting grant research, creating web content, blogging or a project, we’re here to help.

Services Offered

Events, Grants, Marketing, Social Media

Sandy Rees

Loudon, TN

Get Fully Funded is all about helping small nonprofits raise all the money they need to fully fund their mission. Creator Sandy Rees shows Founders and passionate Executive Directors how to build their donor family, tell their story and raise big bucks through repeatable, predictable systems.

Services Offered

Animal Rescue Fundraising, Board Development, Nonprofit Fundraising

Sandy Stone

Orange County, CA

Through more than 25 years of corporate for-profit and nonprofit experience, Sandy Stone has developed a proven list of ingredients, documents, and processes that help clients move from a good idea to a healthy and compliant operating organization. Sandy Stone tailors services to meet each organization’s specific needs. Sandy Stone helps you identify and complete the next step.

Services Offered

Case For Support Development, Fundraising, Grant Programs, Grant Writing, Setting Up New Donor And Email Databases, Social Media Strategies, Strategic Planning

Scala & Associates

Hartford, CT

Mr. Scala manages Scala & Associates, a consulting firm with offices in Connecticut and Florida. Representing a wide range of national and international clients, the firm specializes in providing superior fund development services to nonprofit organizations from throughout the world.

Services Offered

Board, Fund Development, Grants

Schoolhouse Partners

West Lafayette, IN

Schoolhouse Partners is a service company providing resources and solutions to its clients in the areas of grant funding, prospect research, and proposal writing

Services Offered

Grant Funding, Proposal Writing, Prospect Research

Smart Annual Giving

Raleigh, NC

Smart Annual Giving helps small nonprofits create systematic, strategic annual fundraising programs by incorporating simple, effective techniques to recruit, renew, engage, and upgrade donors.

Services Offered

Annual Giving, Appeals, Campaigns

St. John Consulting

Los Angeles, California

St. John Consulting works with growing nonprofits to develop their giving communities through digital communications and donor relations. Employing strategic and kindhearted engagement, we are on a mission to make philanthropy feel accessible, organic, and intuitive – to you and your donors alike.

We transform constituents from curious to connected to contributors.

About Madeleine

Founder & Principal at St. John Consulting, Madeleine helps others live meaningful lives by powering the causes they are most passionate about. With a career history spanning nonprofit management, development, programs administration, and community engagement, Madeleine approaches fundraising and community cultivation with a robust understanding of what it takes to make an impact.

Madeleine’s mission is to help you achieve yours.

Services Offered

Story Distillery

Washington, D.C.

Our passion is helping you tell the right story. From crafting a case for support that inspires greater philanthropic giving to identifying and implementing the necessary systems your organization needs for revenue growth, we’re here to help you every step of the way. Learn more at

Services Offered

Corporate Culture, Fundraising/development, Movement Creation, Training & Facilitation

Superstar Fundraising

St. Louis, MO

Maryanne works with nonprofits to connect with new donors and raise more money through her Superstar Fundraising program. She is author of Courageous Communication: how codependence is making your nonprofit brand boring and what to do about it. She loves ultrahigh heels, extra-large Diet Cokes, and short karaoke rotations.

Services Offered

Fundraising, Nonprofit Marketing, On-site Training

Swaim Strategies

Portland, OR

Swaim Strategies believes in the power of bringing people together to create movements and raise support for your mission. We work nationally with nonprofits to increase their impact through events. We are fundraising strategists, thought partners, planners, storytellers, and advocates working to lift the nonprofit sector with easy-to-implement tools and resources.

Services Offered

Board/staff/committee Training, Conference Planning, Consulting, Event Management, Script Writing, Speaking, Strategic Event Planning, Video Production

Tactical Fundraising Solutions

Las Vegas, NV

Tactical Fundraising Solutions helps you raise more money from more donors. By getting your data, systems and process under control, we help you focus on what matters most – connecting with and building relationships with your donors. Whether it’s a database audit or campaign strategy, wealth screening or copy writing, we’re your trusted partner, your coach and your extra set of hands when you need us.

Services Offered

And Analytics For Integrated Fundraising Campaigns, Creative, Strategy

Tammy Zonker

Detroit, MI

Tammy Zonker, Founder Fundraising Transformed is recognized as one of the Top 30 Most Effective Fundraising Consultants in the U.S. by The Giving Show, aired by the Wall Street Network.

Services Offered

Fundraising, Nonprofit Development

The Better Fundraising Company

Edmonds, WA

Learn how to raise more money by focusing on the core aspects of fundraising; Asking, Thanking, and Reporting. When your organization does those three things very well you’ll raise more money, increase your donor retention and your donors’ happiness.

Services Offered

Appeal/Solicitations, Capital Campaign Consulting, Fundraising Consulting

The Competence Group, LLC

Washington, D.C.

We deliver confidential project & program management, audit, compliance & technology consulting services across industry. TCG develops & delivers customized, high quality supports that contribute to & build workplace success. We serve on site, off site, remotely, predominately from referrals of colleagues, peers, business acquaintances and other clients.

Services Offered

Grant Proposal Review, Grant/proposal Intake & Processing, Grant/proposal Pre-award Management, Lifecycle Tracking & Analytics, Presenter Scoring

The Dotted i

Bozeman, MT

The Dotted i conducts grant research, writes powerful grants, and saves their clients time by eliminating grants or methods of funding that aren’t a good fit.

Services Offered

Grants, Project Management, Research

The Funding Seed

New Orleans, LA

The Funding Seed is a New Orleans-based company that helps people learn how to raise funds for their nonprofits. Specializing in coaching that supports small nonprofits, The Funding Seed works with staff members, board members, and volunteers to help develop the strategies, practical tools, and confidence to successfully raise the funds they need to fulfill their missions.

Services Offered

Donor Stewardship, Fundraising Planning, Grassroots Fundraising Appeals And Campaigns, Small-shop Nonprofits

The Heart Share Group, LLC

Simpsonville, SC

In today’s economy, it takes a precise focus for organizations to grow and achieve their goals. The team at Heart Share has that focus from their year’s of experience working with all types of non-profit and marketplace organizations. Heart Share has guided organizations in rethinking leadership strategies and rebranding, as well as strategically giving intentional thought to donor development and funding for the mission.

Services Offered

Board Governance, Digital & Creative Services, Event Production & Promotion, Fundraising, HR Best Practices, Marketing Campaigns, Team Building & Coaching

The Helen Brown Group LLC

Watertown, MA with remote offices across the US

The Helen Brown Group provides prospect research, prospect management, due diligence, prospect identification, and data analytics consulting on retainer or as-needed. Our team of 20 consultants are industry leaders and talented information professionals who work in collaboration with you and your colleagues to help you achieve your fundraising goals based on reliable, ethically-sourced fundraising intelligence.

Services Offered

A La Carte Profiles/reports, Fundraising Analytics, Retained (dedicated) Prospect Research Consulting

The Huddleston Group

Glendale, AZ

The Huddleston Group is a full service fundraising, communication, and management firm, formed by a select group of seasoned highly successful professionals from the for and not-for-profit sectors. Their founding partners personify a unique interdisciplinary approach, thanks to decades in international marketing and a long track record of successful non-profit management.

Services Offered

Board Development, Capital Campaign Planning & Management, Feasibility Studies, Major Gift Solicitation Training/strategy, Organizational Strategic Planning, Planned Giving Program Development, Program Assessments

The Hudson Company

Santa Barbara, CA

We partner with non-profits to help them succeed. We offer a comprehensive assessment of current practices and provide a plan to help set and meet desired objectives. Because we believe in the power of relationships, all of our work is focused on people. We believe donors want to give so we connect their passions to the heart of your mission.

Services Offered

Board Development, Campaigns, Donor Stewardship, Feasibility Studies, Major Gifts, Nonprofit Development, Strategic Planning

The JBW Group, LLC

Baltimore, MD

The JBW Group, LLC (JBW) is a solutions-based management consulting firm offering fundraising and other specialized services to not-for-profit organizations. JBW’s strategies and executions range from bold to conventional, and evolve from a 360 degree review of a client’s internal and external landscapes.

Services Offered

Events, Fundraising, Interim Executive Services, IT, Marketing, Strategic Planning

The Steier Group

Omaha, NE

The Steier Group conducts campaign planning studies and manages capital campaigns for churches, schools and nonprofits all over the country. The Steier Group was founded in 1997 and, in the years since, has grown by word-of-mouth to become one of the most highly recommended campaign fundraising firms in the nation.

Services Offered

Campaign Planning Studies, Capital Campaign Management

The Steier Group

Omaha, NE

The Steier Group conducts campaign planning studies and manages capital campaigns for churches, schools and nonprofits all over the country. The Steier Group was founded in 1997 and, in the years since, has grown by word-of-mouth to become one of the most highly recommended campaign fundraising firms in the nation.

Services Offered

Campaign Planning Studies, Capital Campaign Management

Third Sector Consulting

Asheville, NC; Bozeman, MT; Charleston, SC

Third Sector Consulting helps nonprofits find more funders, win more grants, and raise more money. Subscribe to our nonprofit blog or let us provide an expert critique of your next grant application!

Services Offered

Donor Appeals, Fundraising Planning, Grant Research, Grant Writing, Proposal Critiques, Workshops

Thread Strategies

Washington, DC, Chicago, IL, San Francisco, CA

Thread Strategies uses tailored tools and techniques to create customized development strategies for nonprofit partners. Thread identifies the combination of fundraising methods that are the best fit for who you are and who you serve. As a full-service firm, Thread also supports you through the full cycle of fundraising to ensure new strategies are executed.

Services Offered

Assessments, Board Development, Campaigns, Coaching, Communications, Database Management, Events, Grants, Strategic Planning

Tina Cincotti

Boston, MA

Funding Change is owned and operated by Tina Cincotti, a donor communications expert and general nonprofit nerd. All her services have one ultimate goal – to help you raise more money by putting the experience of your donors at the heart of your fundraising.

Services Offered

Assessments & Strategy, Audits, Direct Mail & Multi-channel Appeal Campaigns, Donor Communications, Donor Stewardship Materials, Nonprofit Storytelling

Toscano Advisors

Portland, OR

Toscano Advisors, LLC is a client-centered consulting group based in Portland Oregon. Toscano Advisors brings together specific talents to meet our client organization’s needs. Combining over 60 years of experience, work with over 400 non-profit organizations and up-to-date knowledge of current nonprofit dynamics and dilemmas, our firm is well-positioned to be a valuable resource to our clients.

Services Offered

Board & Staff Training, Capital & Endowment Campaigns, Constituency Development, Executive Recruitment, Interim Leadership & Executive Mentoring, Strategic Planning

Twin Purpose Consulting

Minneapolis, MN

We offer flexible short- and long-term consulting on comprehensive fundraising strategy and tactics, employee and board recruitment, engagement and retention, and industry best practices for building nonprofits. Whether it’s an hour-long conversation to chat about whether a grant is a good match, or a years-long engagement to provide third-party fundraising and strategic support, TPC can help your organization achieve its goals and serve the populations its mission touches.

Services Offered

Board Development, Grant Management, Major Gifts, Nonprofit Fundraising & Development, Strategic Planning

Veritus Group

Philadelphia, PA

Veritus Group is a major donor consulting agency building authentic donor relationships and helping donors create joy in their giving. They do this by working with organizations and treating donors as partners versus sources of cash.

Services Offered

Major Gifts, Planning And Development

We Teach Philanthropy

Houston, TX and Pittsburgh, PA

Dave Tinker and Lisa Chmiola started presenting together in 2012. Since that time, they have presented all over North America on various fundraising topics. They have also published articles in various publications such as Advancing Philanthropy and NTEN’s Changes magazine. Additionally, they have provided advice on fundraising topics for a variety of fundraising professionals and organizations.

Services Offered

Ethics, Major Gifts, Planned Giving, Social Media, Speakings

Wind and Water Consulting

Rochester, NY

Philanthropy makes it possible to change and save lives. Outside of service delivery, fundraising is the most important thing your organization can do. Wind and Water Consulting can help you adapt to the winds of change while charting a better course.

Services Offered

Board Development, Capital Campaigns, Major Gifts, Strategic Fundraising Planning

Winkler Group

Mt. Pleasant, SC

The Winkler Group is a full-service fundraising firm specializing in custom crafted capital campaigns, planning studies and strategic planning. If you’re serious about fundraising, get to know them.

Services Offered

Annual Fund, Capital Campaigns, Feasibility Studies, Planned Giving