Headquartered in Brookline, MA Development Guild/DDI is a consulting firm working exclusively with leaders of nonprofit organizations in the areas of fundraising, strategic planning and executive search. For 25 years, the firm has partnered with over 500 organizations across the country in higher education, health care, human services, cultural and performing arts and foundations.
Development Guild/DDI is broadly recognized for its successful work with clients, from complex fundraising plans for multi-layered, far-reaching, and innovative organizations (such as Partners Health Care System, Inc., NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) to executive searches for diverse organizations (such as Pine Street Inn, Boston Children's Hospital, The Melton Foundation, Weill Cornell Medical College, Suffolk University and Temple Israel). Development Guild/DDI also offers a specialized set of services for foundations evaluating strategic initiatives and leadership development programs (such as the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation).
Development Guild/DDI partners with its clients to move their organizations to new levels of capacity and accomplishment. Development Guild/DDI also pays considerable attention to providing challenging opportunities for our team. We make a major commitment to invest in the professional development of our staff members through training and the creation of a strong learning culture.