Monthly Archives - July 2017

About Us

At Constellation Advancement your mission is our mission The people at Constellation are former vice presidents from non-profit institutional advancement organizations in the northeastern US. The idea that brought us together was to provide a consultant business that connects non-profit organizations with greater fundraising potential. We are specialists in finding the means to help non-profits to do more in service of their mission. In our jobs we continually heard from our board members about other nonprofits where they served. These board [...]

Concierge Stewardship

Concierge Stewardship By Brian M. Sagrestano, J.D., CFRE, and Robert E. Wahlers, MS., CFRE The concierge at your favorite hotel can make your stay a memorable one, securing dinner reservations, obtaining tickets to a sporting event or show, booking a sightseeing excursion—all the special touches that keep you coming back. if you enjoy life’s finer things, the crossed Golden Keys (Les Clefs d’Or) awarded to top experienced and recommended concierges are a familiar and welcome sight. Philanthropists who make transformational gifts need [...]

Board Development and Engagement Studies

Board Development and Engagement Studies Using targeted research and personal outreach campaigns, we have helped dozens of non-profits find board members to improve their giving cultures and governance sophistication. Through research, organized analysis and engagement studies, we help non-profits articulate their vision and then test the appeal of that vision with prospects who can build out your volunteer force and grow your organization’s reach and funding. Constellation can help you find high-level volunteer leaders and then partner with you to reach out [...]