Consulting Services offers a wide variety of services for Christian schools,
churches and Christian non-profit organizations. Our proven track record is a
testament that our training, development and implementation approach
can maximize fundraising. From feasibility studies to database
consulting to capital campaigns, we can assist your organization in
meetings its goals.
perform an extremely comprehensive study to help understand your
Christian school, church or organization's perception and help capitalize on major fundraising
opportunities. The resulting information, inside and outside the
fundraising realm, will assist you in learning how your ministry is
perceived by your constituency. Our proven process stirs participants
to action based on Biblical non-threatening principles.
The CCS capital campaign process is designed
specifically for your organization's mission to successfully raise
necessary funding from a limited constituency to buy or build
facilities or to meet other capital and equipment needs.
High Dollar Events – Events that raise $25,000 or more
has extensive experience in setting up annual fund banquets. Separate
from capital campaign banquets, a fund raising banquet for annual fund
needs is a high $$ event that all schools can do successfully, if they
follow a well designed plan. Our plan is designed to build momentum
from planning the banquet to the banquet, through the banquet agenda
and into a strategic follow-up process. This is a purpose driven event
that should raise at least $30,000 or more for your school. We
recommend a CCS banquet for your fall event. This should give your
school an infusion of cash for annual fund needs.
CCS has experience with high dollar golf tournaments, auctions, and other events that can raise an incredible amount of funding for your annual fund if done properly. Two well-done events a year can help your annual fund to meet the needs for which it was intended as well as train your constituents in institutional giving.
Your website is the best way to show what God is doing at your school. We can provide analysis and recommendations to improve the effectiveness and increase traffic to the site. Sonlight Studios produces short videos for each page on your site to engage viewers. Viewers don’t want to read text about your programs so let Sonlight produce a short video for these pages. It’s very affordable and brings excitement to your site.
CCS will write appeal letters on your behalf to show you how it is done and then train development personnel in the process and frequency these letters are to be written. The appeals serve to increase ministry awareness
CCS will train development personnel in researching and writing compelling proposals to foundations that should
be a great fit with your organization's unique mission.
CCS has designed this manual to meet the needs of the school in significantly raising funds above
tuition that will meet the school's annual fund needs and serve to keep
tuition hikes down and rare. CCS uses this manual as the main teaching too to show development personnel how and when to implement the strategies contained therein.
provide individual training to Headmasters, Board Chairman, Development
Directors, Database Supervisors and Development Assistants.
recommends Ren Web’s “Donor Connect,: for tracking gifts, writing
receipts, appeal letters, donor thank you notes, etc. CCS surveyed some
of Ren Web’s schools that had purchased its old program, “Fundraiser
Pro.” From that survey, recommendations were made to RenWeb to rework
its program to meet the needs of the Christian day school. As a result,
“Donor Connect” was launched. The revised program is much more user
friendly, flexible and relational than most if not all donor base
programs on the market – and, it is designed with the Christian and
private schools in mind. Schools are praising Donor Connect for its
capabilities to manage its constituent communication, groups, events,
and gift/ pledge tracking. For that reason, CCS will now refer all of
our donor data base inquiries to “Donor Connect” by RenWeb. You will
find there is not a question that their professionals will not take