The non-profit sector is growing, making it more competitive to raise money, have an impact, and just keep organizations afloat. Starfish Impact helps organizations to do more with less through dedicated consulting projects designed to give leaders clarity of decision-making, grow stronger Boards, and increase fundraising prospects.

Our team’s background in finance, philanthropy, marketing, entrepreneurship, and grant writing has helped organizations across the city be more strategic, define their goals, connect with funders, and use funds more efficiently.

The team at Starfish Impact works with non-profit organizations that seek to make Los Angeles a better place by providing organizational capacity building, operations and development work.  Upon initial consultation with clients, Starfish Impact assesses organizational needs and puts together a customized proposal.

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Our Services for Non-Profit Organizations

Organization Capacity Building

  • Organization Assessment
  • Board and Leadership Development
  • Business Planning
  • Social Enterprise Planning and Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Board Retreat Facilitation

Finance & Operations

  • Financial Management, Planning, Budgeting, Projections and Analysis
  • Capital Planning
  • Financial Restructuring & Turnaround
  • Infrastructure Creation
  • Organizational Development
  • Strategic Planning (short, medium, long-term)
  • Executive Management
  • Policy & Investor Relations
  • Accounting & Admin
  • Cash Modeling & Management
  • Compensation Analysis
  • Corporate Development
  • Insurance/Real Estate/Legal Affairs
  • Relationship Management with Lenders, Creditors and other Stakeholders
  • Quarterly Review (Budget to Actual, Value/Equity Analysis, Strategy Alignment)

Development & Marketing

  • Annual Appeals & Direct Mailings
  • Board Recruitment & Development
  • Annual Report Production
  • Database Selection & Management
  • Donor Communication Tools including printed and online newsletters
  • Donor Identification, Cultivation & Solicitation
  • Fundraising Calendar Creation
  • Grant Writing
  • Major Gifts
  • Marketing Collateral
  • Online Fundraising
  • Planned Giving
  • Project Management
  • Special Event Organization
  • Website Development
  • Social Media