For a nonprofit organization, the Annual Fund is the cornerstone for a successful ongoing development initiative. A sound Annual Fund program provides the financial support necessary to keep an organization’s yearly operations budget afloat, while also setting the course for a future capital campaign, endowment building program and various other special projects.
Holmes, Radford & Avalon, Inc. (HRA) helps our clients devise and implement creative strategies that increase contributions to Annual Fund campaigns. An important part of what we do is to carefully review an organization’s fund-development efforts, suggest creative ideas and a timeline for specific enhancements, and help in the preparation of effective solicitation appeals and materials. Our services and ideas are intended to help clients increase near-term financial results and enable them to create a tailored, results-oriented action agenda designed to guide them into a stronger future.
With a full complement of consulting services, Holmes, Radford & Avalon, Inc. works with 501(c)(3) organizations to clearly define and successfully reach their fundraising and organizational goals through: