You have a thriving nonprofit doing great work and you are ready to take it to the next level. Whether you are wanting to serve more people, add a new program or grow in other ways, you may be caught in the catch-22 of you can't grow without more revenue, but you can't get more revenue without growing. You want to hire additional staff and increase programmatic reach, but how can you do so without the additional funding first? 

Next Stage Advisors is your solution. We use our more than 20 years of nonprofit, marketing and sales experience to help organizations take their special events to the next stage of fundraising growth and increase their supporter base so they can grow and thrive. We specialize in:

Our Services

Special Events


Board Development

Fundraising

Grant Research & Writing

Next Stage Advisors is an expert at helping non-profits take their fundraising up a notch. Look to our team to help with:

  • Individual Giving Campaigns and Cultivation Events
  • Strategic Partnerships & Collaborations
  • Grassroots Fundraising
  • Employee Engagement
  • Evaluations to increase the effectiveness of your existing fundraising initiatives


Next Stage Advisors is an expert at helping nonprofits take their event fundraisers up a notch. Whether you are hosting a 5K run/walk, a seated dinner, a golf tournament or another type of event, look to our team to help with:

  • Event Creation
  • Event Analysis
  • Sponsorships
  • Auctions & Donations
  • Ticket/Participant Sales
  • Mission Impact
  • Volunteer & Committee Management
  • Logistics
  • Budgeting & Expense Reduction
  • Public Relations


Locating and writing grants can be a cumbersome and time consuming. Next Stage Advisors is uniquely qualified to help with your grant request process, as we have experience both in applying and receiving grants as well as analyzing and awarding grants to non-profit organizations. Let Next Stage Advisors help with all or just a portion of your grant-making process. Services available include:

  • Grant Research
  • Grant Proposal Writing - whether it's a simple application or a long one with numerous supplemental documents,  we manage it from A to Z. From government grants to corporate and family foundations, we have the experience to land you the grant you are seeking.
  • Grant Proposal Rewrites or Analysis of existing proposals to increase likelihood of receiving the grant
  • Organizational Grant Readiness Evaluation



Have a great board, but need them to help in a bigger or different way? Need to expand your board to grow the footprint of your organization's friends and influencers? Next Stage Advisors can help guide and improve your Board of Directors, bringing maximum impact to fundraising and other organizational goals. Next Stage offers:

  • Board Roles & Responsibilities Training & Facilitated Discussion
  • Board Retreat Planning  & Facilitation
  • Board Fundraising Training and Work Session
  • Comprehensive Board Development
  • Other Customized Board Training