Nonprofit Consulting.

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Nonprofit consultants work with social sector organizations, namely nonprofits and private foundations, to maximize their societal impact and realize their mission-based goals. NP consultants help these organizations fine-tune programmatic strategy, develop leadership and staff, and implement effective fundraising solutions (or, in the case of private foundations, improve grantmaking processes). In addition, nonprofit consultants are often retained to facilitate executive leadership transitions as well as organizational restructurings.

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Salaries vary widely depending on role, geographic location, and level of experience. Look at specific roles in the the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Firms offering nonprofit consulting services include:


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