Draper Consulting Group

  • CA


1820 14th Street
Suite 100
Santa Monica
United States

About Us

Since 1990, Draper Consulting Group has provided essential services to grantmakers and nonprofit organizations. Our business is transformation: empowering grantmakers and nonprofit agencies to increase their capacity to seize opportunities, address challenges, and position themselves for the future.

DCG is a mission-driven consulting firm that provides in-depth, customized services to nonprofit organizations and grantmakers to enhance their effectiveness and impact. Our mission is to contribute skills, experience, vision, and leadership to strengthen the nonprofit sector in American society through management assistance, training, and advocacy.

Our clients include social services, health, arts and culture, and education organizations, as well as private, corporate, community and family foundations. We have a proven track record of success in serving over 200 nonprofit organizations and grantmakers.

Services to Nonprofits: DCG uses a holistic approach that honors organizational culture and values, builds on strengths and assets, and addresses critical impediments. DCG provides the following consulting services to nonprofits:

· Strategic planning rooted in financial analysis · Board and staff development and effectiveness · Private sector fund development strategies · Capital campaign design and implementation · Planning and facilitation of retreats

Services to Grantmakers: DCG has expertise in the full range of strategic philanthropy: grantmaking and fundraising, organizational planning, and staff and board development. DCG provides the following consulting services to grantmakers:

· Strategic planning rooted in the definition of grantmaking priorities · Board and staff development · Survey and needs assessment · Creation and implementation of grantmaking procedures · Planning and facilitation of retreats · Specialization in family foundation services

Contact us to learn how Draper Consulting Group can partner with your organization for success.