Professionals in Philanthropy (PiP) prides itself on being a boutique consulting firm that walks the talk in all that we do. We specialize in tailored services to foundations, corporations, individual philanthropists and nonprofits. For more than 30 years, our PiP team has worked in every facet of philanthropic communications, giving and receiving. We are devoted to supporting you to invest in those causes you are passionate about or enhancing your nonprofit organization’s success. With our team you can rest assured that you’re in capable hands, equipped to serve your needs.

Professionals in Philanthropy About Us the team

Stacey and the PiP team.

And even better, our team models philanthropy in our personal lives through our board service, volunteer work, and our own philanthropic budgets to support the causes we care about. Like you, we care about making our community a better place to live, work and play.


Professionals in Philanthropy (PiP) assists generous individuals and organizations in strengthening our communities, our countries, and our world.


We have two divisions, our Strategic Philanthropy Division and our Nonprofit Division, that serve:

  • Community foundations
  • Private philanthropies
  • Family foundations
  • Corporate foundations
  • Individual donors
  • Public charities/nonprofits

Our Commitment

We are committed to:

  • Leading by example, not asking anyone to do what we wouldn’t do or haven’t done.
  • Collaborating with other professionals to provide our clients with customized solutions.
  • Exceeding expectations, our own and our clients’.
  • Building the capacity of our clients and client organizations.
  • Creating impact by marrying best practices with innovative approaches.

Our Core Values

We are:

  • Proactive – We don’t wait for solutions. We help create them.
  • Good listeners – We believe communication starts with listening.
  • Community-minded – We embrace the opportunity to fulfill our own philanthropic interests through strategic gifts in the communities we serve.
  • Selective – We partner with clients we have the passion and expertise to assist.
  • Passionate – We love our work and channel that energy into the highest quality service.
  • Honest – We are honest with ourselves and our clients. We provide feedback that is both candid and respectful, even if it is unpopular.


Making those we’re fortunate to work with happy is our top priority. See what our clients have to say about us by clicking here.