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.
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.
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 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 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 offers commercial advertising lifestyle, portrait and still life photography and video production studio. Gani provided executive head shots for Community Initiatives.
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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 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 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
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)
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.
Research Evaluation Consulting
REC is a Colorado-based consulting firm that provides quality research and evaluation services to purpose-driven organizations. Their clients include nonprofit organizations, foundations, associations, educational institutions, government agencies, and for-profit organizations. REC believes in developing strong and lasting relationships with their clients built on trust, mutual respect, and collaboration.
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.
SLOAN SAKAI ATTORNEYS AT LAW
Sloan Sakai Yeung & Wong LLP proudly represents nonprofits like Community Initiatives and public organizations in labor, personnel, and employment law. Within their law firm is a fully integrated consulting practice, the Management Strategies Group, comprised of non-attorney consultants and negotiators with extensive practical experience in personnel, labor relations, investigations, finance, organizational consulting, and transactional employment issues, including leaves, ADA accommodation, and more.
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 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. 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.