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Greater Washington Client Application Now Open!

Friday April 12, 2019

Compass provides nine-month consulting projects valued at approximately $150,000, free of charge to nonprofits. Engaging teams of experienced business professionals, Compass provides services in: Board Development, Funding Strategy, Strategic Alignment, Strategic Planning, Partnerships & Collaborations, Strategic Marketing, and Technology Strategy.

The client application is available here: 2019-20 Client Application. The deadline is June 7. Clients will be selected in August, and projects will begin in September.

Compass clients must meet the following criteria:

  • Have 501(c)3 status
  • Have a minimum of three full-time paid staff members and a minimum budget of $750,000
  • Provide services that specifically benefit the Greater Washington community
  • Not promote specific religious or political beliefs
  • Have an active board of directors

Important Dates:

  • June 7 – Application deadline
  • August – Clients selected
  • September – Projects begin
  • May 2020 – Projects end

If you have any questions about Compass, the application process, or would like to discuss which type of project would be most useful for your organization, please contact Hallie Smith, Director of Consulting Programs, at hsmith@compassdc.org or (202) 629-2354.