With more than 30+ years in fund development, Pamela Simmons been providing consulting services to clients in Manitoba, Canada and the Middle East. Since establishing Coreniche Consulting Inc. in 2011. She provides counsel for capital campaigns, fund development strategy, major gifts, focus groups, mentorship and coaching, sponsorship, board development, and special events in the arts & culture, education, social services, and healthcare sectors.
Pam is an active volunteer sitting on a variety of Boards and Executive Committees. These include the Association of Fundraising Executives – Canada Board, The St. Andrew’s Society of Winnipeg, the Winnipeg Art Gallery Inuit Art Centre Community Campaign, and the Kroeger Clocks Heritage Foundation. She is a certified fundraising executive, accredited in public relations and a Barrett Values Centre CTT (Cultural Transformation) Consultant. She is currently pivoting her work to offer online webinars for board members, staff and volunteers focussing on using personal values to be more successful with fundraising for their organizations.
Using an integrated approach to fundraising Pam is able to capitalize on her public relations and community engagement skills for for non profit organizations to help them become more effective in building long term relationships with donors,
Fund Development: capital campaign planning studies and strategy, fund development audits and plans, corporate giving and partnerships, design of special events and community campaigns, foundation and grant writing, annual and ongoing giving plans, donor stewardship, planned giving, and creating memorable donor cultivation events.
Organizational Culture Transformation: As a trained Barrett Value Centre CT consultant, Pam can assist your organization staff and volunteers to be more aligned with your stated values and help to build and sustain a high performing, values-driven culture. This is critical for fundraising effectiveness.
Mentorship/coaching: staff and volunteer leader mentorship for campaigns and on-going fundraising with special emphasis on helping new hires with little or no experience in fundraising.
Public Relations: special events, corporate sponsorship, strategy, newsletters, surveys, media releases, focus groups (with donors, members and other supporters)
Volunteer Management: volunteer management audit, campaign recruitment and marketing strategies, record keeping systems, board development and training.
Workshops and Training Sessions: As an Association of Fundraising Professionals master trainer, Pam can deliver educational sessions on a wide range of fundraising, public relations and volunteer management topics.
Pamela Simmons, APR, CFRE, CTT Consultant