About us

 

We are your strategic fundraising and training partner. 

Who we are.

We're your strategic fundraising partner. We work with people who want to make a difference: shelter the homeless, feed the hungry, stop abuse, eradicate poverty, make education and quality healthcare available to all, and help children heal, grow, and thrive.

In partnership with you, we clarify the fundamentals—who you are, what you do, why it matters, and how others can help fulfill your mission.

We equip and empower your staff, board, and volunteers to transform your fundraising so you can transform the world.

What we do.

On-Demand Classes 

We provide fundraising expertise, insights, and training to empower your organization to reach its full potential.

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Training Intensives

We offer virtual training intensives like The Intentional Fundraiser, The Intentional Board Member, and The Intentional Fundraising Plan to help transform your fundraising.

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Consulting

Our award-winning principals have been recognized for excellence by their clients, peers and served as guest speakers all over the world. Our approach to each project is always the same: personal, perceptive, collaborative and innovative.

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Keynote Speaking

Tammy doesn’t just “give speeches” about fundraising – she enchants audiences with her innovative and heart-stirring experiences from the front lines of philanthropy.

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Private Retreats & Workshops

In addition to our training intensives, and providing LIVE training for members of our Fundraising Transformer community, we can create a private 1- or 2-day retreat or workshop for your development team or board to target specific fundraising challenges.

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Fundraising Transformers Community

Become a monthly member of our Fundraising Transformer community! Each month, Tammy goes LIVE to provide training that will help you fix those fundraising issues keeping you up at night. She pulls back the curtain on how she improves fundraising results and operations, donor development, retention, donor communications, and major donor programs to skyrocket fundraising results.

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Why we do this work.

Our ultimate goal to help you succeed with your mission — changing the lives of those you serve for the better. For us, there is no greater return. Watch Tammy's video to see what we mean.

Our clients.

We’ve had the honor and privilege of leading, training and coaching some of the most amazing nonprofit social service organizations, private schools, colleges and universities, and healthcare organizations to raise more than a half billion dollars, including a single gift of $27.1M. Helping them transform their fundraising so they can transform the world.

Our team.

Our award-winning principals have been recognizing for excellence by their clients, peers and served as guest speakers all over the world. We bring to your organization an incredibly talented and amazing team of experts. A team who is immensely passionate and highly committed to doing great work for great organizations. 

Tammy Zonker

Principal/Fundraising Strategist

R. Trent Thompson

Principal/Brand & Marketing Strategist

Chantal Oudin

Client Experience Manager

We can help you take your fundraising results to the next level.

 

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