Feasibility Studies, Plans, Campaign Management
Your capital campaign is the largest fundraising effort you’ll undertake and, properly executed, can elicit the most generous gifts your donors will ever make. VMJA feasibility studies provide a realistic assessment and highlight the most fundable aspects of your project. Our strategic and specific capital plans map out your entire campaign, from initial conception to ribbon cutting. Behind the scenes, VMJA coaching provides expert guidance throughout the process.
Take stock of your donor base and arm yourself with a compelling case for support before launching your campaign. VMJA feasibility studies identify your best leaders and donors and show you how to package your programs and facilities. VMJA ensures the accuracy of our studies with live interviews, online surveys and extensive philanthropic market research. VMJA studies provide a step-by-step guide for preparing a campaign that will inspire donors, prospects and stakeholders.
Need new facilities or to improve old ones? Want to increase endowment or underwrite programs? Planning is critical to any campaign’s success. VMJA’s capital campaign plans include creation of a campaign structure and work-plan, including key strategies, job descriptions, timetables, assignments and prospect lists. Plans can also include case statements, naming opportunities and fundraising strategies for corporate, foundation, government and individual donors.
Ms. Jones, a veteran of campaigns ranging from $5-$75 million, can coach your team, troubleshoot challenges and seize opportunities from start-up to celebratory conclusion. VMJA research can help you rate donors’ capacity and willingness to give and help you match your programs with donors’ interests. Get quick answers to complex questions throughout your capital campaign. Best of all, we keep costs down, charging only for as much (or as little) as you need.