2017 Advancement Northwest Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

The Alford Group has been a leading consulting firm to not-for-profit organizations nationwide since 1979. The firm's integrated services include all aspects of fundraising, organizational strategy, assessment, governance, corporate impact, and donor data analysis. The Alford Group has served more than 3,000 organizations of all sizes and sectors, specializing in capital campaign feasibility studies; campaign management; major gifts; development assessments and planning; board and staff development; and strategic planning. Our mission is to strengthen the not-for-profit community - The Alford Group is here to help you achieve unprecedented results for your organization!

Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsor

At Collins Group, we believe nonprofits hold the power to transform lives and strengthen communities. Collins supports the missions of our clients through our collective expertise and creativity in strategic fundraising. As the philanthropic landscape continues to evolve, we lead in both sustainable fundraising and capital campaigns. We are valued for asking the right questions, listening well, and responding to each organization's unique strengths, goals, and culture. We offer comprehensive campaign counsel, campaign planning studies, major gifts advancement, executive search, communications services, coaching, Board trainings, strategic information services, campaign readiness, strategic planning, and more.

Silver Sponsor

With a longstanding commitment to community partnerships and sustainability, Washington State Convention Center is the perfect venue for nonprofit fundraising events. Our all Pro-Chef Certified culinary team creates uniquely Northwest dishes with the freshest local and regional ingredients. The flour used in our in-house bakery is obtained from no-till farms in eastern Washington; beef, fish, chicken and eggs all come from sustainable sources and the state’s exceptional wineries provide over 98 percent of the wines served. We are proud to support our local nonprofit organizations and to continue making important contributions to our community each and every day.