CCS is a trusted advisor to associations looking to build and elevate their fundraising programs.

We offer a wide variety of services to help associations make a difference for their members and the professions they serve. We understand the nuances of fundraising for associations and their foundations as a result of our deep partnerships in the sector.

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We benefited greatly from being able to turn to CCS for data-driven, evidence-based guidance and advice when we faced new opportunities/challenges. On occasion, CCS was the front-facing person for our organization with key volunteers and external partners. The level of professionalism with which they present never had us questioning that decision.

Craig Schroeder, Director of Development, National Coast Guard Museum Association

Featured Case Studies

National Coast Guard Museum Association

National Coast Guard Museum Association

Northeast US

The National Coast Guard Museum Association (NCGMA) was founded in 2001 to raise the funds necessary to build the National Coast Guard Museum. NCGMA partnered with CCS Fundraising to complete a rapid mid-campaign assessment and for campaign support including data analytics & research.

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast US

As the official Foundation of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), the AASLD Foundation seeks to save lives by aggressively pursuing the prevention and ultimate cure of liver disease. Over the past 15 years, CCS has conducted two successful campaigns for AASLD.

American Hotel & Lodging Association

American Hotel & Lodging Association

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast US

Since 1996, the American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Foundation and CCS have raised over $23.9M in four campaigns. The most recent effort, Opening Doors to Opportunity, recently surpassed its $8M goal to fund scholarships, professional development programs, and research.

Resources for Association Leaders


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2023 Philanthropic Landscape, 12th Edition

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