Helping Nonprofit Communities One Campaign At A Time

Rose City Philanthropy is a nonprofit consulting firm that specializes in leading nonprofits through feasibility studies, campaign planning, board development, and strategic planning.  

Governor Brown and our client, Family Forward Oregon, at the signing of HB 2005, the FAMLI Equity Act. This groundbreaking family and medical leave legislation, was a key strategic priority for Family Forward. Our goal is to help our clients fund their biggest dreams one campaign at a time.

Governor Brown and our client, Family Forward Oregon, at the signing of HB 2005, the FAMLI Equity Act. This groundbreaking family and medical leave legislation was a key strategic priority for Family Forward. Our goal is to help our clients fund their biggest dreams one campaign at a time.

The World is Changing.
Let’s Rise Up Together to Meet the Challenge. 

We provide sustainable solutions to meet your fundraising goals.

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Capital Campaigns

Get your campaign off to a great start. Our nonprofit consulting firm helps your organization meet its campaign goals and build future fundraising capacity with feasibility studies for small, mid-size, and large nonprofits.

We have specific expertise in affordable housing and mixed-use developments. Not only do we provide you with the knowledge you need to plan a successful campaign, but we also put your plan into work boots, ensuring campaign success from start to finish.

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Fundraising

At Rose City Philanthropy, your donors are our number one priority. We’ll help you assess if your major gift goals are realistic and create a strategy to reach your fundraising goals.

We provide assessment, planning, and coaching that creates sustainable solutions.

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Board Training

We offer full and half-day retreats or short workshops so board members can grow their governance, fundraising, and strategic planning skills.

Co-founder, Jeri Alcock, is an Authorized Partner in The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™, a researched-based approach to helping teams work more effectively together. We help your team increase trust, engage in constructive conversations around ideas, commit to decisions, hold one another accountable, and focus on achieving collective results.

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Strategic Planning

Our clients make a phenomenal impact in their communities. Our number one goal is to position your overall mission for long-term success.  

We use a participation-based approach that ensures your strategic plan is implemented in a way that works for your entire team, instead of just collecting dust on a shelf. 

What Makes Rose City Philanthropy Different?

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Rose City Philanthropy facilitated early planning for the renovation of the modern-historic Hollywood Theatre, a Portland, Oregon icon.

Your Mission Is Our Passion

We are passionate about what we do. We know how vital nonprofit organizations are and how much they improve everyone’s quality of life in our community. We are grateful for all of the essential work you do, and we want to ensure your success. 

Your donors are the lifeblood of your nonprofit’s work. Our nonprofit consulting firm helps you devise a campaign strategy that engages and inspires people to support and share your mission organically. Our goal is to turn your donors into a community of believers who are just as passionate about your work as you, so they help you share and grow your mission. 

Experience That Matters

Our company was founded by two women with more than 30 years of combined experience in the nonprofit sector. Our founders, Jeri Alcock and Lara Miller, each offer their own uniquely diverse backgrounds to the process. We have worked with national and regional foundations, coalitions, colleges, arts groups, and many others. 

Together We Will Take Your Mission to the Next Level

You are an expert in your mission. We are an expert in building a community of believers to reach new heights. Email us for more information.

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We adhere to the Standards of Professional Practice and Performance Expectations of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Association of Philanthropic Counsel.