We partner with a select group of organizations that align with our mission-including foundations, nonprofits and socially responsible businesses-to produce research, host convenings, train practitioners and teach graduate students. We are currently prioritizing funding opportunities.

Throughout the past decade, we've collaborated with organizations that embrace the blur between marketing, communication, fundraising and journalism in order to accelerate our work and theirs.

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Impact Communications

A strategic creative fundraising agency, Impact Communications, Inc., was the sponsor of The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit book event.

The Meyer Foundation

The Meyer Foundation funded our research on social impact storytelling and subsequent trainings for nonprofit organizations.

WE Communications

Integrated agency WE Communications, formerly Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, collaborated with us on our Digital Persuasion research.

The World Bank

The World Bank funded the first iteration of our signature Cause Consulting course, which has now impacted 200 graduate students.


Ogilvy PR sponsored two of our research studies: The Role of Social Media in Public Health and Dynamics of Cause Engagement.


We created a unique collaboration with Deloitte for a project related to partnerships between corporations and nonprofits.