Non-Profit, Philanthropic & Fundraising Consulting

POSITIVE IMPACT. FAR-REACHING RESULTS.

D.E.K. Associates Consulting serves mission-driven, not-for-profit organizations and philanthropists in three core areas:

DEVELOPMENT & FUNDRAISING



FUNDRAISING CONSULTING AREAS of EXPERTISE

  •  Foundations & Corporations
  •  Major Gifts
  •  Annual Fund (including Social Media)
  • Fundraising Research
  • Capital Campaigns (feasibility studies and readiness assessments to campaign training, implementation and counsel)


INTERIM STAFFING & COVERAGE: 

  • Resident Counsel and/or Senior Development Positions 
  • Grantwriting
  • Fundraising Research


MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

  • Case Statements 
  • Content for Appeals, Brochures, and Websites
  • Grant Proposals and Reports





ENHANCING ORGANIZATIONAL & PHILANTHROPIC EFFECTIVENESS

ASSESSMENTS & EVALUATIONS for NPOs/NGOs & DONORS: 

  • Analysis of Fundraising, Development Operations, and Information Management Systems
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Programs, Initiatives, and Projects 
  • Needs Assessments 
  • Grantmaking Impact 


SHORT & LONG-RANGE STRATEGIC PLANNING for NPOs/NGOs & DONORS:

  • Organizational Planning 
  • Programmatic and Project Planning
  • Giving Strategies and Planning

KNOWLEDGE & CAPACITY BUILDING


PROFESSIONAL & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: 

  • Coaching, Training, and Mentoring for Development Staff, Development Director, and Executive Director
  • Workshops for Fundraising and Program/Non-fundraising Staff and Volunteers 
  • Board Development, Engagement, and Strategies for Success


PARTNERSHIP MANAGEMENT:

  • Strategies and Training to Strenghten Internal External Work and Collaboration 
  • Workshops and Tactics for Joint Planning and Navigating Challenges


PHILANTHROPIC EDUCATION

  • Research, Training and Advice on NPOs/NGOs for Donors
  • Grantmaking Best Practice