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Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants, LLC

841 Lovingston Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Telephone: 412-965-8937
FAX: 412-563-1863
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Teresa Gregory, CFRE
841 Lovingston Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Telephone: 412-965-8937
FAX: 412-563-1863

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No. of staff: 1-3
No. of volunteers/interns: 0
Classification: For Profit
Year started: 2006
Fees for services: yes

Fee Description: Fees are based on an hourly rate.

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Service Description

Services offered by the consultants in this directory to non-profit organizations: Service, Training, Volunteers.

Services Provided:


Board Development - Service  

Board Diversity - Service  

Board Governance - Service  

Board Training - Service  

Organizational Structure/Bylaws - Service  


Annual Campaigns - Service  
Board Fundraising Issues/Training - Service  
Capital Campaigns - Service  
Developmental Program Start-up/Audit - Service  
Direct Mail/Mail Listings - Service  
Fundraising Software - Service  

Major Gifts - Service  

Prospect Research - Service  
Special Events Planning - Training  

Telemarketing/Telefundraising - Training  


Government Proposal Writing - Service  

Grantseeking Research - Service  
Proposal Writing - Service  


Business Planning - Service  

Management/Leadership Development - Service  

Program Development/Budgeting/Management - Service  

Strategic Planning/Management Systems (e.g. TQM) - Service  

Other Specialties

Lobbying/Advocacy Skills Development - Service  

Other Services:

None Listed

Mission/Statement of Purpose:

Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants, LLC was founded in 2006 to provide strategic guidance and creative services to nonprofit organizations, enabling them to better serve the community. Staff expertise is based on years of experience working as nonprofit staff members, volunteers, leaders and consultants.

Services offered by Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants include: grant writing, case statement and collateral material creation, capital and endowment campaign counsel, fundraising plan audits, major gifts and annual giving program guidance, strategic planning, and CEO/fundraising staff training.

The commitment of Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants is to offer its clients a fresh, candid perspective, thus assisting each client in the realization of its vision and goals.

The Senior Partner has worked with diverse nonprofits with budgets and missions ranging from grassroots social service agencies to well-established museums, colleges, healthcare facilities and other organizations in the sector. She has successfully turned around the finances of several organizations, eliminating major deficits, building cash reserves and endowments.

Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants Goals:

• To provide uniquely tailored fundraising services. Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants promises to offer individualized solutions that will work best for each client and to suggest best-practices that will increase the organization’s functionality.

• To be trustworthy. The Senior Partner has a 20-year record in the business and as a Certified Fund Raising Executive, and adheres to the Association of Fundraising Professionals code of ethics. The staff has a reputation of being honest, trustworthy and maintaining confidentiality.

• To provide creative solutions. Our staff has an entrepreneurial spirit and a record of creative problem-solving, addressing challenges that seem overwhelming and creating consensus among stakeholders.

• To provide an objective perspective. Pinnacle staff will provide your organization with a fresh, honest perspective and focused energy, which will be invaluable in creating and maintaining momentum and activity around any project. Pinnacle Fundraising Consultants’ unique role is to coach rather than become taskmasters.

Annual Programs/Events:

None Listed

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Geographic Scope

Services are available to organizations in the following geographic areas:

City of Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Southwestern Pennsylvania
Western Pennsylvania
West Virginia
New York

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Recent Clients

None Listed

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Additional Information

None listed

Entered: 8/7/2006
Last Revised: 5/19/2009