Guiding Light for inspired nonprofit leadership


I provide specialized fundraising consulting to executives in nonprofit organizations and socially responsible businesses, as well as to young leaders, activists and social entrepreneurs.

Using best business practices and a flexible consulting model, we will partner to set realistic and stretch goals, create action-oriented plans that achieve and honor team successes.  

  • Develop stronger organization systems, project & process management
  • Refine your financial analysis, budgeting & forecasting
  • Create collaboration & consensus leadership
  • Recruit & train staff & volunteers
  • Plan programs, projects & campaigns
  • Develop strategies for political & advocacy campaigns
  • Partner with diverse communities
  • Expand, develop & engage your board
  • Review intellectual capital, HR, & contract law
  • Promote your work through e-activism & direct action campaigns, media & public relations
  • Negotiate & manage contracts
  • Develop successful membership donor acquisitions, renewals & appeals
  • Hone your grant proposals and foundation strategies
  • Engage major donors through long-term cultivation & successful asks
  • Produce large and small donor & community events
  • Conceive & develop web content & integrate with offline communications
  • Build effective corporate relationships and sponsorship arrangements