DBD Group offers a variety of services to help your nonprofit or faith-based organization thrive. From fundraising to financial management, strategic planning to training, DBD's team of professionals have deep experience in working with non-profits and faith-based organizations. Let our experience help you move further faster. 

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Fundraising

When you’re ready to grow, the right campaign counsel will help you make your vision a reality. From capital campaigns to planned giving, donor research to grant writing, virtual training and more, DBD has the tools and experience to help your organization go further faster. 

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Financial Management

Raising money is one thing. Succesfully managing the resources you already have is another. DBD's Financial Management team can support your organization in making smarter decisions today and in the future.

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Strategic Planning

DBD Group's Strategic Planning process helps non-profit organizations evolve and advance in today's challenging and swiftly changing environment.

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Communications

DBD Group offers a number of tools, training opportunities and strategies to help you tell your story and inspire your donors.

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Board Governance

Leadership is everything. DBD Group's approach to board governance will help you build your board's capacity and position you for greater impact in your community.

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