Feldsteinco LLC

Philanthropic Fundraising


"Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done." - Peter Drucker

We help our clients snowball their fund-raising


  • 80/20 analysis

  • 10X thinking

  • Major gift maximization

  • Maximizing Individual Donor Lifetime Value (DLV)

  • Capital campaigns and grand strategy

  • Building projects

  • Endowment growth through new gifts

  • Programmatic growth

  • One-to-one specific solicitation strategies

  • Leadership Action Logics

  • Strategic public relations

  • Staff development/mentoring

  • Development/campaign budgeting

  • Institutional culture transformations

  • Board development

  • Governance

  • Thinking as leaders think

  • Fundraising processes

  • Strategic planning-based fundraising

  • Institutional branding and positioning

  • Donor engagement processes

  • Donor loyalty: we help you develop donors who are your happy promoters

  • Donor recognition products

  • Institutional branding and positioning

  • “Associational Marketing”

  • Major paradigm shifts

  • Content Marketing

  • Prospective contributor research

  • Private/public partnerships

  • Public relations strategies

  • Issues constraining the fundraising process

  • Constituent engagement through Internet strategies

  • Strategic communications and marketing presentations

  • Database marketing/relationship building

  • Creation of new donor networks

  • Energizing fundraising thinking and action

  • Leadership/team building and collaboration

  • Operational efficiencies and staff organization

  • Trend leveraging/issues research

  • Benchmarking/metrics

  • Financial analysis


Fund-raising 5.0 uses advanced ideas and strategic knowledge beyond the static methods of earlier eras. It has become clear that fund-raising success is largely explained by the interplay of just 9 things. Laser-like focus on these 9 things has an enormous impact on future success and progress. 

Feldsteinco LLC has created a new programme organized around helping you snowball the growth of new endowments - A common sense approach to raising significantly more endowment money.