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Capital Development Strategies LLC

Independent Consulting Practice - 2000 to 2018

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Capital Development Strategies' diverse clientele included arts organizations, professional associations, churches, grantmaking foundations, as well as advocacy organizations. 

Projects included capital campaigns, board training, grantmaking process review, organizational assessment, membership engagement, fundraising planning, event design, and strategic planning. 

Project and Work Product Examples for Download

Click on the links below to download samples of various client projects and work product examples.  While all of these materials are based on actual client projects, in some cases, these downloadable examples have been made "generic" so as not to identify the specific organization and to protect confidentiality.

Special Project - Philanthropy Event

Greater Washington Community Foundation

Led fundraising, host committee engagement, and sponsor engagement for the  2018 regional Celebration of Philanthropy, which raised more than $600,000 in support of the Fund for Greater Washington.

Click on this link for information on other philanthropy-related work

Selected Clients

American Foreign Service Association - National member survey

American Institute of Architects/Washington, DC Chapter - Capital campaign

American Urogynecologic Society Foundation - Association fundraising

Arlington Arts Center - Fundraising planning

Arlington Community Foundation - Campaign support

Arlington Food Assistance Center - Fundraising planning, board training

Berks Youth Chorus -Strategic planning

College2Congress - Fundraising planning

Dance Place - Capital campaign

DC Scores - Fundraising planning and board training

Duke Student Publishing Corporation - Fundraising program assessment

Federal Bar Association - Strategic planning

Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund - Organizational assessment

Grace Church, Episcopal, Silver Spring, MD - Capital campaign

Insight Memory Care Center - Capital campaign

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - Association fundraising

Pulmonary Hypertension Association - Fundraising planning

Rainbow Families - Strategic planning and board training

Tahirih Justice Center - Fundraising planning

The Reading Connection - Fundraising planning

Van Ness Main Street - Fundraising planning

Washington Forrest Foundation - Grantee assessment survey, application review

Wesley Housing Development Corp - Developement/Comm Program Assessment

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