Before the strategy retreat, board members were emailing, calling, and texting me—even on the weekends. After the event, that stopped. The board now knows their job. They understand it includes fiduciary responsibilities. It’s not only about showing up at meetings or micromanaging the staff.
Highland County Habitat for Humanity
I recommend Karen to all those who are working on fundraising. Karen is a wonderful asset. She is capable of taking complex ideas and making them simple enough that all people can participate in fundraising. We believe that all agency members are fundraisers. Karen makes that true.
Major Ethan Frizzell
The Salvation Army
The reaction to the Comprehensive Arts Strategy was, ‘Wow. It’s not only well-done, but it’s also really comprehensive.’ The Comprehensive Arts Strategy includes everything possible, prioritized. We listened to all of the good ideas in the community, organized them, added structure and leadership, and how to pay for it.
St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership
Karen did a beautiful job on the board retreat and our strategy. She gained the trust of the board. Karen listens well, communicates well, and kept us in the loop. She is very organized.
Arts Council of Hillsborough County
Karen has an uncanny ability to convene nonprofit stakeholders–board members, donors, staff leadership, clients–and help them discover the common thread that galvanizes a fresh commitment to a mission they can all share. With a deep understanding and respect for each person’s point of view, she brings clarity to sticky situations and breaks through barriers that seem to be insurmountable.
The Education Foundation of Sarasota County
Your nonprofit delivers solutions to our most difficult challenges. You improve lives. You solve challenges. You offer hope and optimism in a world of gloomy headlines.
Despite your value, achieving results isn’t easy. To create these impacts, you align your board, staff, donors, and others to advance toward your vision. You tap up to seven different types of revenue—and you must do it all without spending too much on overhead. That’s where Karen Eber Davis Consulting steps in. Since 1994, Karen’s been guiding nonprofit organizations, like yours, to sharpen their swords and deliver more revenue, supporters, and mission results.
As your nonprofit guide, Karen works with you, your board, staff, and volunteers, to make immediate and lasting impacts. With Karen’s guidance, you’ll use proven strategies to stand out and deliver more mission.