Explore our case studies to gain insight into the challenges we helped our partners address, the solutions we developed and implemented, and the impact of our work.


Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School

Europe, Middle East, Africa

Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School in the UK wanted to maintain its reputation for excellence by creating new opportunities for teachers and expanding pastoral support for students.

Gonzaga College SJ


Gonzaga College SJ, in Ireland, needed to fund critical investments in its facilities, so they launched a €20 million fundraising initiative. CCS was brought on to assist in the second phase of the campaign, and was able to help Gonzaga exceed its goal on time.

Thomas Jefferson School

Central U.S.

CCS partnered with Thomas Jefferson School to launch the school’s first major fundraising campaign. As the COVID-19 pandemic struck, CCS advised Thomas Jefferson on how to address immediate needs, evolve its campaign strategy, and maintain fundraising.

Boston Latin School

Northeast U.S.

The Boston Latin School Association decided it would need to run a campaign to raise programmatic, capital, and endowment funds. CCS was retained to conduct a pre-campaign planning and design study, and the campaign was a tremendous success, raising $54 million on its $50 million goal.

Charles River School

Northeast U.S.

Charles River School partnered with CCS to plan and implement a campaign for financial assistance, faculty development, facilities enhancement, and annual operating support. The success of this partnership is evident in the $10.5 million pledged to the campaign, a goal reached 12 months ahead of schedule.

The Country School

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

The Country School decided on a capital campaign to fund renovations to existing facilities, safer parking, as well as a new school building. CCS was brought on to conduct a planning study and assist with campaign management. The effort passed its $8.5 million goal, reaching $9.3 million.

The Lab School

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

The Lab School partnered with CCS Fundraising to plan, develop, and activate the $10 million campaign Transforming Lives. Transforming Education. to transform the campus into a world-class institution. With the campaign’s early success and momentum, the School met its goal and set its sights on raising an additional $2 million.

Horace Mann School

Northeast U.S.

Horace Mann School’s $100 million effort for facility improvements was designed to inspire scientific study, encourage community, promote wellness, and strengthen athletics for current and future students. CCS was brought on to manage the school’s campaign, HM in Motion. As of March 2018, over $91 million has been raised, including 29 seven-figure gifts.

Georgetown Day School

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

Georgetown Day School (GDS) has embarked on a comprehensive campaign to unify its campus, bolster its financial aid program, and enhance programs through the Annual Fund. GDS has partnered with CCS to conduct a development assessment, planning study, and campaign. The campaign is on target to exceed the $50 million goal.