Fundraising | Formation | Training
consulting services for nonprofits
What we do
Our clients are not-for-profit organizations in the Pacific Northwest that choose to outsource tasks that is not directly related to the programs and services they offer.
To be announced
Oct 25 2015. We successfully organized the signature event for the WA State chapter of the South African Chamber of Commercer in America (SACCA-WA). Through our robust promotional efforts, we were able to increase the attendance by 20% year over year with a corresponding increase in revenue generation for the chamber. No surprise that we've been rewarded the business again next year.
Sep 12 2015 Completed an amazing board retreat with a client that does life-changing work in Kenya.
Feb 22 2015. Organizing a wine & appetizer reception for Fri Mar 6th at the Neptune Theater for the WA State chapter of the South African Chamber of Commerce in America (SACCA).
Dec 1 2014 Our firm is proud to organize monthly meetings of the 'Corporate Giving Network', a group of fundraising professionals who gather to discuss the trends in corporate giving and cause marketing. For details on the next meeting, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sep 1 2014 Founder and president, Joy Stephens has been elected to the board of the South African Chamber of Commerce in America (SACCA). She will act as the organization's secretary and lead the committee on programs. Furthermore, she will be in charge of forming a Washington State chapter.
June 6 2014. Presented at the NDOA (Northwest Development Officers Association) conference at the Washington State Convention Center. The topic was "Corporate Sponsorship". Our client, Pamela Banks CEO of Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle, joined us on stage and presented her story.
April 13 2014. Hosted a cocktail reception for the Soweto Gospel Choir prior to their performance in Vancovuer. Our client, Canadian Friends of South Africa were thrilled with the outcome of the evening.
March 10 2014. Our team started a fundraising program for Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle whereby we raised funds by building and cultivating their corporate donor giving.
Nov 16 2013. We organized the Canadian Friends of South Africa (CFOSA)'s second annual South African Food & Craft Bazaar. The event was a huge success!! Attendance and the number of venues doubled over last year.
July 1 2013. The Northwest Development Officers' Association (NDOA) has appointed our president, Joy Stephens, as the VP of Marketing & Communications for fiscal 2014.
May 22, 2013. Our founder and president, Joy Stephens, is working with the South African community based in Seattle to create a not-for-profit organization serving immigrant and ex-pat groups.
Corporate Giving Network (CGN)
The Corporate Giving Network is a group of fundraising professionals who depend on businesses for sponsorships, donations, endorsements and cause-related marketing partnerships.
We meet once per month to discuss the opportunities, challenges and trends in corporate social responsibility.
Thursday Nov 12 2015 noon till 1:30p
Our topic this month is "The Competitive Advantage of Corporate Philanthropy" by Michael Porter and Mark Kramer. Companies feel they should give to charity but they don't know how to do it well.
To RSVP, click here.