In addition to our in house team, Community Initiatives has a deep bench of consulting experts that supports the entire Community Initiatives network. Get to know the companies we partner with to champion your great ideas. Many services provided by these experts are included in your flat fee. For more information, contact your client services team member.

Consulting Experts

Accel Alliance

Accel Alliance provides high level support to senior leadership and team member training for tactical strategy implementation. In a consulting capacity, the company affirms best practices, policy, and direction to prevent conflicts and ensure optimal services for its clients. Accel Alliance is known for bringing momentum and helping clients to achieve intended outcomes and effectively fulfill their highest purpose.

Advantel Networks

Advantel Networks

Advantel Networks provides unified communication and computer support. Offering a range of technology services for data and security among many others, Advantel designs solutions for Community Initiatives based on current infrastructure, resources, and critical business requirements.

Arnold and Porter

Arnold & Porter

Arnold & Porter LLP is a 1,000+ lawyer firm with offices in San Francisco and around the world. The Firm has longstanding experience representing nonprofit entities including charitable foundations, educational institutions, and fiscal sponsorship programs. Arnold & Porter attorneys have advised Community Initiatives leadership on a variety of issues including employment law and nonprofit governance.

Bend Law Group

Bend Law Group

Bend Law Group negotiates and reviews commercial real estate leases for the Community Initiatives network. The firm helps small business owners and startups launch their companies, fund their ongoing activities and serve as their outside general counsel so they can focus on successfully running their business.

Burnham

Burnham Benefits

Burnham Benefits ensures access to the best employee benefit programs at the most reasonable price available. Burnham was founded over a 100 years ago and delivers on a promise to apply a unique blend of expert knowledge, unmatched personal service and proactive planning to create proven strategic solutions. As a certified B Corp and Woman Owned Business, Burnham stands for the core values so important to Community Initiatives and our partners.

Gani Pinero

Gani Pinero

Gani Pinero offers commercial advertising lifestyle, portrait and still life photography and video production studio. Gani provided executive head shots for Community Initiatives.

Harrington Group

Harrington Group

Harrington Group, Certified Public Accountants, LLP is a certified public accounting and consulting firm with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco. We provide auditing, accounting, management consulting, and tax services to over 250 nonprofit organizations. They provide Community Initiatives with Independent Financial and Single Audit services.

INFINIT Consulting, Inc.

INFINIT Consulting

INFINIT Consulting provides Community Initiatives with foundational technology services to enable day-to-day workforce effectiveness, as well as strategic technology advisory services to ensure technology investments are aligned with business objectives. The company is a technology services provider built to cloud-enable and digitally transform businesses - sourcing, implementing and managing the right technology solutions to help businesses achieve results.

Man on A Mission Consulting

Man on A Mission Consulting

Man on A Mission Consulting provides strategic and fundraising support to the Community Initiatives network. The company offers management consulting services to nonprofits, foundations, and companies of all sizes, with the goal of being a catalyst for high impact social change.

Mutual of America

Mutual of America

Mutual of America supports Community Initiatives' employees with 401(k) plan services, allocation of funds, long term savings, planning for retirement and individual financial planning. Offering customized solutions, Mutual of America works with plan participants to construct portfolios that suit each individual’s risk-tolerance and objectives.

Neo Law Group

Neo Law Group

A law firm focused on serving nonprofit organizations, Neo Law Group provides Community Initiatives with legal representation and counsel on nonprofit corporate, tax, charitable trust, and fiscal sponsorship matters.

Red Earth Design, Inc.

Red Earth Design, Inc. (RED)

The team at RED helps ensure ease of use, security, visual appeal, and cross-device support to bring ideas and designs to life through the web. Founded in 2001, Red Earth Design, Inc., or RED, is a trusted web development team. RED designed the Community Initiatives website.

Rise Above Social Strategies

Rise Above Social Strategies

The Rise Above Social Strategies team provides Community Initiatives with strategic communications support in content development, social media, and internal and external communications. In addition, Lauren Gibbs coaches Community Initiatives' projects on how to implement a robust social strategy to amplify their missions.

Spaulding, McCullough & Tansil LLP

Spaulding, McCullough & Tansil LLP

Spaulding, McCullough & Tansil LLP (SMT) provides Community Initiatives with legal services concerning intellectual property matters, including trademarks and IP sharing agreements. The firm serves businesses and individuals in Sonoma County and the greater San Francisco Bay Area, and their practice areas also include business, labor & employment, real property, trusts & estates, and technology law.

WeDidIt

WeDidIt

WeDidIt is a fundraising management platform for fiscal sponsors and their projects. The online platform provides fiscally sponsored projects with a suite of fundraising tools to ensure they always have adequate funding. With WeDidIt, projects get access to their own real-time Donor Data, Donations Pages, Crowdfunding Campaigns, Peer-to-Peer Fundraising, Event Ticket Sales, Automated Donor Research and more.

Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.

Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.

Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. provides insurance and risk management services to Community Initiatives. Founded in 1918, the company is one of the largest independent insurance brokerage and consulting firms in the nation, and serves as the broker of choice for thousands of companies ranging from growing start-ups to multinational corporations.