At CCS, we partner with transformative organizations, both large and small. It is a privilege to help them reach their fundraising goals so they can better meet the needs of the people they serve.

Blake Reiser joined CCS in 2011 after working in Advancement at Pepperdine University School of Law.  During his time with CCS, Blake has helped to design, plan and execute successful major fundraising efforts for more than twenty organizations, both large and small.  He enjoys partnering with non-profits to maximize their fundraising potential by developing thoughtful plans, compelling communications, and successful major donor strategies.  In his engagements, Blake brings an organized and committed approach that is tailored to each organization.  Blake is a graduate of Pepperdine University with a BA in Organizational Communication and a minor in Business Administration.

Select client partners

  • Catalina Island Conservancy, Long Beach, CA
  • Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA
  • Mariners Church, Irvine, CA
  • The Pegasus School, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Monica Catholic Community, Santa Monica, CA
  • The Salvation Army California South Division, Orange County, CA
  • United States Military Academy, West Point, NY

Southern California

100 Spectrum Center Drive
Suite 1210
Irvine, CA 92618

(949) 954-5252


Featured Projects

Catalina Island Conservancy

Western U.S.

Catalina Island Conservancy partnered with CCS on the IMAGINE CATALINA Campaign, which raised $17 million to build a stunning visitor’s center and expand the trails system for those who love and spend time on Catalina.

Featured Insights


Capital Campaigns 101: A Primer for Volunteers and Staff

Join CCS Vice President Blake Reiser in this recorded webinar as he dives into the basics of Capital Campaigns for nonprofit staff and volunteers.

January 6, 2021

Focus on Fall: Navigating the New Normal

In this four-part virtual roundtable series geared toward independent school leaders, development professionals, and board members, CCS Fundraising explores key questions around development for independent schools during the COVID-19 world.

August 12, 2020