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Develop the skills that will guide and sustain your organization.

Dreaming bigger, doing more

We help our partners make their communities healthier, stronger, and more vibrant every day. Read our case studies to see how Cramer and Associates makes these philanthropic visions a reality.

Habitat for Humanity–MidOhio

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Lindy Infante Foundation

Furniture Bank of Central Ohio

Bishop Griffin Resource Center

Humane Society of Greater Dayton

Cramer and Associates Blog

We are always thinking about philanthropy and celebrating our partners’ hard work. Here are our latest posts.

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Angel Donors Get Their Wings

Michelle Cramer, CFRE, President & CEO It happened again just last week: one of our nonprofit Executive Directors called to...
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Gratitude is a Game Changer

The Revolutionary Power of a Traditional Thank You If trends in the greeting card industry are any indication, thank you...
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Campaign Consultants: Taking the Fear Factor Out of Fundraising

October is here, and it’s the spookiest time of year. Ghosts and goblins seem to lurk around every corner. In...

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month & the 5th Anniversary of Camp Amigas

Michelle Cramer, CFRE, President & CEO Five years ago, I decided I wanted to do something to honor my mother and...
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What’s Your Working Genius?

Discover Your Talents and Strengthen Your Team On September 27th, celebrated author and management consultant Patrick Lencioni is launching his...
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Let’s Talk About Hunger Action Month with Friends of the Firm

Denise “Dinky” Youngsteadt-Parrish, Dublin Food Pantry | Fr. David Schalk, Bishop Griffin Resource Center | Scott Marier, Westerville Area Resource...
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What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Recession

How should your organization prepare for the challenges ahead? Recession. These days, you can’t pick up a newspaper or turn...
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Let’s Talk About Cultural Competence with Friend of the Firm Dr. Patricia Larkins Hicks

Founder and President, The Outcomes Management Group (OMG) Pat Hicks brings a wealth of knowledge and experience around diversity, equity,...
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Creating a Thriving Philanthropic Ecosystem

Summertime offers a great opportunity to break from our daily routines of meetings and zooms to enjoy the outdoors and...
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Let’s Talk About the Fundraising Ferris Wheel with Friend of the Firm Don Slobodien

Retired Owner, Benbrook Associates Back in May, we were delighted to catch up with Don Slobodien at our Spring Open...

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