FORMATION | FUNDRAISING | TRAINING
consulting services for nonprofits
What we do
Our clients are nonprofits that choose to outsource fundraising tasks because of limited internal resources and/or expertise inhouse, organizations in need of board, staff or volunteer training or groups wishing to become nonprofits in WA State.
Corporate Giving Network Conference
The inaugural conference for the Corporate Giving Network will be held on Thursday March 2 , 2017 at the Columbia Tower Club, 76th Floor, Seattle. Four key areas will be discussed:
1.) Corporate Philanthropy
2.) Sponsorships & Endorsements
3.) Cause-Related Marketing
4.) Employee Engagements & Workplace Giving
Speakers will be announced shortly; tickets on sale soon.
Nov 23, 2o17 Planning a phone campaign for a nonprofit that wishes to grow its membership. The goal is to reach 25 contacts per day which often means having to dial twice as many phone numbers.
Sep 28 2016. Less than four weeks remain before the South African Chamber of Commerce in America - WA State chapter (SACCA-WA) has its signature event. Thanks to Emirates Airline for being the presenting sponsor.
May 3 2016. Plans are underway for a 'Corporate Giving Conference' to be held in March 2017. Visit this area often for updates.
Corporate Giving Network (CGN)
o 2 joy hosts a learning@lunch session on the second Thursday of the month. Designed for nonprofits that rely on businesses for sponsorships, philanthropy, employee giving programs and cause-related marketing partnerships.
Join us as we discuss the opportunities, challenges and trends in corporate giving and support.
Next meeting: Thursday January 12, 2017 from noon until 1:30 pm at Wellspring Family Services, 1900 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98144. Thanks to our host Thomasina Schmitt.
The topic was "The Seven Deadly Sins of Sponsorshop" developed by Chris Baylis of The Sponsorship Collective and facilitated by Joy Stephens.
We are grateful to Tim Heimerle (Northwest Kidney Center and Kathy Parks (KPCoaching) for facilitating a great conversation on networking and business accumen.
It is with gratitude that we thank our host Holly Hoag of KCTS 9 and our special guest speaker, Ania Beszterda-Alyson, Director of Volunteer & Community Engagement at Seattle Animal Shelter. Our topic was trends and strategies of employee engagement and workplace giving.
Holly Hoag, KCTS 9
Ania Beszterda-Alyson, Seattle Animal Shelter
A huge shout out to Mike Cheever of College Success Foundation who presented on the critical success factors needed for launching a cause-related marketing program.
Mike Cheever, College Success Foundation
We are grateful to Ryan Hicks of the Seattle Symphony for hosting our meeting at Benaroya Hall on June 9th.
Many thanks to our very special speaker Linda Peffer, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Concur who joined us on May 12 2016.
Thursday October 13 2016 from noon till 1:30 pm at Northwest Kidney Center with our host and presenter Tim Heimerle.
1900 Rainier Avenue South