FAQs

Q.  Why should our nonprofit choose Lee+ Associates?

A. Our principals and associates have more than 150 cumulative years of hands-on experience leading, managing, and supporting nonprofit organizations.

We offer our best advice, guidance and counsel to provide solutions to your needs.

Q.  What do you charge and how are you paid?

A.  As per the Association for Fundraising Professionals guidelines, we work on a fixed monthly retainer plus expenses. Our fees are competitive, and we work with you to meet your budgetary limitations.

Q.  How can you help us on our capital campaign?

A. Depending on your specific needs, we can:

After the campaign, we assist in the analysis of its success and help you begin the next stage of your fundraising efforts.

Q.   What can be achieved by a development audit by Lee+ Associates?

A.  A Lee+ Associates’ fundraising assessment is a detailed analysis of your organization’s fundraising programs designed to provide specific strategies and recommendations that you can put into use right away. The assessment will:

At the conclusion of our assessment, we provide specific written recommendations about how to improve the effectiveness of your development program.

Q.  We need help motivating our Board.  How can Lee+ Associates help?

A. We understand the importance of having engaged, involved volunteer leaders who care about the future of your organization and who will partner with you to make it successful.  Perhaps most importantly, we can help by providing Board training on the appropriate role of the Board and its members.  We also offer specific training on fundraising techniques and “how to make a successful ask” for Board members.  Our coaching and mentoring process for board members can reap lasting rewards for your organization.