Effective Fundraising

CDS, Inc. is the leading industry expert providing full-service professional fundraising consulting and specializing in the strategic planning and tactical execution of capital campaigns for both large and small non-profit organizations.

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Services

Fundraising made easy! CDS will guide your organization through the entire professional fundraising process - from feasibility study through to a successful capital campaign execution.

Capital Campaign Direction & Management

We provide an onsite campaign director who works hands-on to plan, organize, and monitor every aspect of the capital campaign process while training you, your staff, and volunteers in the use of proven and successful fundraising practices.

Campaign Feasibility
& Planning Study

Thinking about a capital campaign?   We will help determine your organization's readiness and reception within the community. We will develop a plan that identifies potential leaders and donors, realistic goals, and a timeline for a successful capital campaign.

Strategic Planning

CDS offers non-profit strategic planning services to help clarify the vision of your organization and help you define tactical goals for the future.

Board Development

CDS will enable your Non Profit Board to maximize effectiveness by providing detailed board member job descriptions, leading board training workshops, coaching executive management in leadership skills and facilitating board/staff retreats and orientations.

Developmental Audit

We provide an onsite campaign director who works hands-on to plan, organize, and monitor every aspect of the capital campaign process while training you, your staff, and volunteers in the use of proven and successful fundraising practices.We will internally conduct a development audit of your professional fundraising programs in order to recommend the best actionable steps to reinforce your non-profit organization's infrastructure and future sustainability.

Major Gift Fundraising

Major Gift Fundraising is vital to the growth and the sustenance of a healthy non-profit organization. These relationships must be cultivated and harvested with great care to ensure that they develop into stronger and more passionate relationships with the non-profit organization through quality engagement, education and cultivation.

Capital Campaign Coaching and
Management Program

This innovative, exclusively CDS-designed capital campaign coaching and management program is designed to teach and train participants on how to conduct a capital campaign from the beginning to the end.

General Fundraising Advice & Counsel

Catered for smaller charities and nonprofit organizations, our general advice and counsel allows these organizations the same professional expertise and advice that they otherwise may not have been able to afford.

Non-profit Marketing

CDS examines each aspect of Marketing to offer a comprehensive and well planned campaign. By offering both a creative and analytical strategy for both inbound and outbound marketing services, CDS will create a seamless Marketing campaign across all platforms.

Website Development

With a high-functioning website, the ability to gain donors, while maintaining strong relationships with current ones, will grow exponentially. Web Development services offered by CDS creates the ultimate online platform for your Non Profit.