The Community Foundation is committed to increasing the capacity of the local nonprofit sector. Because of this commitment, we maintain a list of local consultants who are interested in working with nonprofit organizations. If you are a consultant that would like to be added to this list, please submit your information here.

The consultants, vendors, freelancers, and others listed are not sponsored, endorsed, recommended or licensed by the Community Foundation. We encourage organizations to have detailed conversations and explore references before hiring a consultant. We do not take responsibility for the work done by those listed.

Trace Hoekstra | Kitchen Sink Communications

Grant prospecting and writing for maturing and established non-profits; Capital, capacity-building, programming and operating support; Corporate, foundation and government funders

Daniel Hoffman-Zinnel | One Iowa

One Iowa provides diversity training on LGBTQ inclusion, policy development and review, and consultation on planning for creating environments that are more inclusive for LGBTQ employees and patrons.

John Hugg | retired from state of Iowa - August 15, 2023

Computer technology Certified Microsoft Windows, Cisco, Novell Expert knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Access MBA, Univ of Iowa

Catherine and Jeff Huggins | Huggins Consulting Group

Strategic planning, advertising, public relations, digital marketing, creative services, special events, training (spokesperson, leadership, staff, etc.) succession planning, and crisis communications.

Jill Hunerdosse | 29:11 Communications

Grant Writing, Grant Research, Nonprofit and Faith-based Fundraising, Website Design, Brand Marketing

Jill Hunerdosse | 29:11 Communications, LLC

Grant Research, Grant Writing, Nonprofit and Faith-based Fundraising, Website Design, Brand Marketing, Technical Writing (already listed in database - just updating company name and website)

Ashley Hunt | IAstrategies

Public relations, public affairs, event planning issue advocacy, lobbying, marketing, communications, media relations, social media, digital marketing, email marketing

Jim Infelt | AMPERAGE Marketing & Fundraising

Video Production, Website Design, Web Hosting; Search Engine Optimization, Mobile Apps, TV Commercials, Radio Commercials

Connie Isaacson, CFRE | Isaacson Consulting LLC

Board Governance and Training; Comprehensive Fund Development including Fundraising Readiness and Analysis, Annual Fund Planning, Feasibility Studies, Capital Campaign Implementation, Major Gifts and Moves Management, Event Management, Direct Mail, Grant Writing, Strategic Planning, Organizational Development, Staff Development and Training

David Jacobsen, CPA | Jacobsen & Co, LLP

Nonprofit accounting and tax services, financial statement reviews, outsourced CFO services, bookkeeping, and payroll services.

Phil Jeneary | Tight Lines Consultancy

Legislative lobbying, tracking, assessment and monitoring, advocacy and grassroots planning, political action committee management, and legislator meetings and site visit coordination.

Carolyn Jenison | Speak PR

"Find Your Voice & Tell Your Story" with strategic planning & communications, media & community relations, messaging & event orchestration to reach your audiences. A crisis management communications plan, leadership & succession planning and a fund development plan is a necessity for all organizations. As a former non-profit leader for arts & culture, health and social justice organizations in Des Moines for 15 years, my experience provides the understanding and the ability to address the needs of an organization from both a staff and board perspective.

Russell Jensen | Jensen Consulting

Board Evaluation, CEO Evaluation, Succession Planning, Executive Coaching, Leadership Development and Strategic Planning

Margaret Jensen Connet | Connet Consulting

Capacity Building and System Integration, Title IX Training and Gender Equality Workshops, including Sexual Harassment/Assault Prevention and Response, Cultural Proficiency Training and Racial and Disability Equity Workshops, Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives and Activities, Social Justice Initiatives, Program Development, Project Implementation, Leadership Coaching and Supervisor Training, Strategic Planning, Resilience in Positive Youth and Family Development

Meredith Jinks | SixtyFiveEightyFive Consulting

Deconstructing Leadership, Leadership Development, Organizational Culture & Employee Wellbeing, Surveys & Assessments, Inclusion & Diversity, Human Resources (HR), Training & Facilitation, Business Coaching

Medha Johnson | Personal Wisdom Coaching

Executive Coach, Succession Planning Support, Organizational and Staff Purpose development,

Caroline Jones | Caroline Jones Social Media Development

Advisor - Continuous or One-Time Social Media and Digital Marketing Projects; Group Trainings; Social Media Strategy; Audience Development and Engagement; Digital Content Development and Management; Brand Management; Community Management

Britt Jungck | Berkley Writing & Consulting

grant writing (local and federal); technical writing, SOP analysis & writing; major gifts & special events

Tamara Kenworthy, PCM, PRC | On Point Strategies

Strategic Planning, Marketing Planning, Meeting/Retreat Facilitation, Qualitative Market Research (focus groups, interviews, usability testing), Quantitative Market Research (surveys), Integrated Marketing Communications, Brand Strategy/Development, Personal Branding

Kristi Kenyon | Copywriter+

Copywriting, social media content, grant writing, blogging