Want a Fundraising Board?

Want a Fundraising Board?

Want a Fundraising Board? By Guest Blogger Karin Cox, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Creative Officer of Hartsook Companies, Inc. We often hear nonprofit executives and directors of development complain that their board members don’t fundraise. In their defense, think about all the years that go into making a good fundraiser—the reading, mentoring, seminars and schooling, research, asking questions, making...
If the Board Only Knew

If the Board Only Knew

Executive Directors are often bombarded by the amount of ancillary items that must be done with no one else to do the work. Board members are often unaware of the volume of random things an ED must deal with on a daily basis. Depending on the organizations size, scope, and activities, the tasks vary greatly. However, there are many common...
About Us

About Us

Founded in 2007, Burns and Associates, Ltd. is a full service consulting firm dedicated to the advancement of nonprofit organizations through Strategic Development and Leadership. Our consultants have experience with many types of organizations each with its own unique mission and concerns. The Burns philosophy is to increase the impact our client’s by focusing on the mission. Our approach is...
Welcome

Welcome

In 2007, we began as a nonprofit consulting firm. We spent most of our time servicing small and medium sized nonprofit organizations and even start-ups. Our efforts were on the development of organizations to think and act like traditional businesses in their use of funds and focus on mission. Over time, we were asked to help with fundraising campaigns and...