We understand the unique value proposition of an independent school education and the vital role that philanthropy plays in helping schools achieve their mission.

In the past year alone, CCS Fundraising experts partnered with over 130 schools as trusted advisors and thought partners, working collaboratively with them to design and to implement successfully the endowment, capital, and annual fundraising initiatives that help schools change lives.

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While some consultants offer you a lead person at the outset but give you a different team to work with throughout the campaign, CCS offered us their best leaders from start to finish, and this partnership was a key part of One Peddie’s success.

Wight Martindale, one peddie campaign co-chair & Board of Trustees advisory Member, The PEDDIE SCHOOL

Resources for Primary & Secondary Education Fundraisers


Fundraising Considerations for Heads of School: Q&A With John Green

December 6, 2023

This interview explores the changing attitudes of heads of school toward fundraising, addressing shifts over time, collaborations with advancement, and essential elements for an ideal partnership with consultants.


Revolutionizing Fundraising Part III: Guiding Questions for Nonprofit AI Implementation

October 16, 2023

As access to AI-driven software increases, our guiding questions for AI implementation will help your organization decide whether and how to use artificial intelligence.


How to Leverage Leadership Annual Giving to Build Your Major Gifts Pipeline

June 12, 2023

Bridge the gap between annual and major giving by building and stewarding personal relationships with existing donors.