VIRTUAL PRO BONO ASSISTANCE FOR BERKSHIRE NONPROFITS

VIRTUAL PRO BONO ASSISTANCE FOR BERKSHIRE NONPROFITS

We are aware that many small nonprofits in the Berkshires that were already living on the edge financially, are now scrambling to figure out how to make payroll, work remotely, pivot programs, and strategize despite so many unknowns.

The consultants listed below have expertise in communications, finance, business, HR, and more. They have all generously offered themselves pro bono to advise our local nonprofits (virtually of course) via phone or video conference software.  

Amanda L. Belanger, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Human Resources Business Manager, Northern Berkshire Pediatrics

I can provide information and guidance regarding many HR functions including employee relations, compliance management, talent acquisition, training and development, and benefit administration.  

413.672.1397; abelanger.nbp@gmail.com

Contact me any time. Email is best but phone calls are fine as well for immediate time-sensitive needs.

 

Amy Chin, Berkshire Net Results

Software Consultant

I can help nonprofits who are struggling with their fundraising database, CRM, donor management system; whether it is training, data entry (if staffing has been reduced due to Covid-19), data clean up, or other database needs. I am also willing to help out if nonprofits are struggling with Microsoft Office problems like: Word mail merge, Excel formulas and functions, PowerPoint presentations, etc.

413.441.9220; amy.chin@berkshirenetresults.com           

Available day, evening, weekend (for the foreseeable future, until school opens again, which may not be until the fall)

 

Linda Dulye, President/Founder Dulye & Co. 

and the Dulye Leadership Experience

I can provide coaching and strategic consulting on leadership and employee communications, employee engagement and organizational effectiveness.

201.532.0118; ldulye@dulye.com

Contact me via email

 

John Gillespie, Charles River CFO 

Non-Profit and Social Enterprise Practice Leader

Advice and insight about (1) Revising your Operating Budget, (2) Updating your Cash Flow Forecast or (3) Financial Contingency Planning 

908.917.2558 (cell); jgillespie@crcfo.com

Email me first and then we could have a call to discuss how I could assist you

 

Sarah Glatt, Paper Crane Associates

Founder & Principal Consultant

I help nonprofit leaders who are launching, growing, or pivoting their organizations.  Reach out if you need help with strategic planning, business planning, financial modeling, scenario planning, financial planning, program development/design, needs assessments, and responding to a changing landscape.

978.206.1502; Sarah@PaperCraneAssociates.com 

Email is best to arrange a time to chat

 

Roger Magnus, Roger Magnus Research

A research and analysis consulting firm that provides information and data tailored to help your nonprofit, company, or academic entity:

  • Make better decisions
  • Find donors/clients
  • Save time
  • Save money

413.687.8466; roger@rogermagnusresearch.com

 

Ilene Marcus, Founder/Aligned Workplace 

I can help with crisis management & operations, aligning resources with mission, fundraising & revenue diversification, HR,  Board & leadership and talking you off the ledge!

917.626.9616; ilene@alignedworkplace.com

 

Mary McGurn/McGurn Media

I can help with social media strategic planning, visual marketing (video, photography, graphics), content creation & creative for digital ad campaigns

413.528.0062 or 413.717.1884; mary.mcgurn@gmail.com

Prefer initial contact by email

 

Dawn Stanyon, President/Professionality Consulting

Marketing: social media and digital marketing specialty

802.355.7939; dawn@professionalityconsulting.com

Contact me anytime.

 

Bill Svrulga/WJS Consulting Group 

Helps nonprofits and for-profits achieve their mission, increase results for their clients and build their internal capacity to perform at a high level. We utilize over 30 years of experience and best practices from the nonprofit, government and for-profit business worlds to achieve these results.

612.865.8958; bill@wjsconsulting.us

 

Rena Zurofsky/Rena Zurofsky Consulting

Grounded, highly experienced non-profit consultant (management, planning, budgeting) will provide an ear for your issues and practical advice.  Sometimes you just need to talk things through!  Historic sites and museums are my specialties, but I also have experience with social justice and spiritual retreat organizations.

rena@renazurofsky.comrenazurofsky.com