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Development Guild is a leading nonprofit consulting firm that provides innovative, data-driven services to nonprofit partners around the country. Our executive search services and nonprofit fundraising consulting practice are strategic by design and deeply rooted in experience and analysis.

The Company We Keep

We draw on strategies, tools, and relationships to drive your success, just as we have done with over 2,500 executive search, fundraising, and campaign client engagements. Discover how organizations just like yours have achieved their most ambitious goals – and beyond.

– John Warren, Head of School

Development Guild has an amazing reputation – and for good reason. Their consultants care deeply about our school, and it comes across in how tailored and thoughtful they are with every aspect of their engagements. As our campaign counsel, the advice they provided us was highly strategic, and their wealth of fundraising knowledge and experience was invaluable. As partners in our search for a new Chief Advancement Officer, they were highly organized, communicative, and made it so much easier to recruit an exceptional candidate. With every project and goal we have set, Development Guild has delivered.

Frequently Asked Questions

We curated couple of questions asked by most of the users when onboarding with us

How much do nonprofit consulting services cost?

The cost of nonprofit consulting services depends largely on the services required and the scope of the engagement. For an accurate quotation on Development Guild’s nonprofit consulting services, please feel free to contact our expert team to discuss your unique requirements.

What is a nonprofit consulting firm?

A nonprofit consulting firm provides strategic advice and services to nonprofit organizations to strengthen their overall operations and capacity for success. As a nonprofit consulting firm, Development Guild partners with organizations across the country and in every nonprofit sector. Our role at Development Guild is to consider organizations from a third-party perspective to discover ways in which the organization can adapt to better succeed in achieving their goals. Driven by our assessment of an organization’s current opportunities, challenges, and vision, our counsel provides strategic solutions and recommendations to maximize growth and success.

What services does a nonprofit consulting firm like Development Guild provide?

Development Guild provides executive search and fundraising consulting services to nonprofits nationwide. Whether you are seeking to recruit a new CEO for your nonprofit organization, build out your fundraising team, rethink your fundraising strategy, plan and execute a successful campaign, or establish an operational plan, we rely on our team’s expert guidance, strong relationships, and tested strategies to achieve your goals and ensure lasting success.