Amnesty International USA Developed strategies for foundation fundraising, both for general support and to assist development of community hot-line efforts supporting the release of international political prisoners.
Catholic Big Sisters Worked with the 30-member Board of this 100-year-old charitable organization to develop a strategic plan to guide the organization's fundraising, programs, and communications.
Cicatelli Associates Inc Led the management team and staff through a process that articulated the organization's vision, identified goals, and set objectives. The process led to an organizational restructuring that is improving project management, performance, and accountability.
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CAI: The First 20 Years
CAI: Organizational Brochure
City University - Young Adult Learning Academy Developed strategy to attract private funding for internship placements of young adults returning to high school at age 18 or older.
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Developed strategies for a capital campaign, edited the alumni publication, and collaborated with the Cooper Union Design Center on a redesign of the publication that resulted in three national awards.
Girl Scout Council of Greater New York Worked with a Board Committee to develop a three-year plan for sustaining the Family & Friends Campaign, an all-volunteer effort that raises $100 thousand annually for Girl Scout activities.
Goddard Riverside Community Center Developed fundraising and communications strategies for this long-established social services agency on the Upper West Side, which operates several housing projects, a senior center, summer camps, and an arts center.
Henry Street Settlement Consulted on development of key points for a Centennial Campaign; created strategic issues documents for a Board-driven fundraising effort, and developed publications for a variety of internal and external audiences.
Hudson Guild Developed fundraising strategies to support introduction of a whole-learning curriculum in a multi-lingual after-school program and a new outreach program to homeless people in Chelsea.
Lexington School/Center for the Deaf Created a development department infrastructure and recruited for the newly created position of Associate Director of Development. Revitalized the Board Development Committee. Led the organization through the planning and implementation of its first public fundraising event, "Seeing Through Deaf Eyes," an exhibit of works by 14 deaf artists at a Manhattan art gallery. Orchestrated the successful solicitation of a $1.6 million private gift to renovate the school auditorium as a performing arts center. Led a foundation fundraising effort that increased grant revenue from $89,000 to $300,000 in a two-year period.
view sample: Lexington School/Center Newsletter
Medical Health and Research Association Consulted on marketing and communications strategies, leading to design and development of a new quarterly newsletter. New York City Department of Health. For two consecutive years, Jane Alpert led a 20-member team in writing a federal government proposal for AIDS funding. This project resulted in the doubling of federal AIDS funding to New York City, from $50 million to $100 million.
New York University - Wagner School for Public Service Consulted with a faculty team developing a new joint degree program with New York University Law School, designed for international nonprofit managers.
Planned Parenthood Federation of America Consulted with senior staff to develop a plan for publications in connection with the 70th and 75th anniversary observances; wrote, researched, and supervised production of several publications that emerged from the consultation process, including A Tradition of Choice: Planned Parenthood at 75, a large-format, illustrated, 114-page book honoring the history of the organization.
Planned Parenthood of New York City Consulted with the Vice President for Public Affairs and Information and members of the Board on development of strategies to raise public awareness of threats to reproductive health inherent in health care reform; wrote and edited a quarterly newsletter on health care reform that grew out of the consultation process.
World Institute on Disability Consulted with senior management on design of a national network of independent living centers for people with severe disabilities, leading to a $10 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.