CauseWired is a consulting firm that helps organizations inspire people to support causes that change the world. We work with nonprofits, advocates, and other social sector organizations to create resources, strategy, and message. In whatever way you are looking to take your development program to the next level, strengthen your organization’s case for support brand, empower and support your senior management team, launch a major campaign, or work more effectively with your Board of Directors, our team has the experience and expertise to help you achieve your goals. With our personalized approach, you’ll have the support you need.

About Us

Since 2009, CauseWired has provided strategic development and communications planning and services to the most dynamic, mission-driven organizations in the nation. 

CauseWired’s senior team has unique and unmatched knowledge and commitment to securing funding for visionary organizations. Our clients span a range of large institutions to emerging organizations from criminal justice reform, advocacy, and direct human services. Our team provides senior counsel, planning studies and implementation.

Our unique backgrounds enable CauseWired to work at the crucial  intersection of development and communications. Together the senior CauseWired team has led and advised efforts that have raised hundreds of millions of dollars for difference making organizations and strengthened the network of funders – individuals, foundations, and companies – that work toward a fairer and more just society.

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Putting the Pieces Together

Engagements are led by CauseWired’s senior consultants with decades of combined experience working with leaders in the nonprofit sector. They can help you to navigate the complexities of messaging, cultivation and stewardship – and build relationships to achieve your organization’s goals.

With vast experience helping nonprofit leaders succeed, our team understands that even the most successful nonprofit executives can benefit from a fresh perspective, and from collaboration with trusted, skilled and knowledgeable advisors.

Let’s talk about:

  • Creating a new and powerful case for support
  • Board development and increased engagement
  • Creating a winning annual campaign
  • Staff assessment and professional development
  • Actionable intelligence and research
  • Diversifying your philanthropic base of support
  • Planning for a major capital campaign
  • Building a stronger internal culture of philanthropy
  • Strengthening the link between communications and fundraising

Civil society, the social sector, and philanthropy are changing. We face massive challenges as organizations and institutions. And networks really matter. So does listening and collaboration. We can be your trusted partner for growth and impact. We’re used to working on unique and challenging projects. We’re not the cookie-cutter solution, we’re the problem solvers. 


The CauseWired team has been honored to work with dozens of direct service and social justice organizations, including these.

News & Updates

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