Services to Meet the Needs
As a privately held parent company, Collegium operates an organization of people, firms, and resources that deliver professional services to meet the diverse needs of nonprofits. All companies within Collegium maintain their distinct brand identity and are recognized leaders in their respective fields.
Sharing Accumulated Wisdom with Others
Joining Collegium is a choice available only to the most mature, advanced firms in the industry, who recognize that by sharing their accumulated wisdom with others, they, in turn, have access to the full potential of the nonprofit sector.
Results Exponentially Bigger
Than the Sum
It is the interdependence and synergy of Collegium partnership that enables each company to be generative, achieving results exponentially bigger than the sum of what is possible on its own.
sys·tem / noun
a group of devices or organizations integrated for purposes of distributing something or serving a common purpose
THE COLLEGIUM WAY
What Defines Us Is What Sets Us Apart
Our aim is something bigger, more transformative, more impactful than what can be achieved by a single entity. We align our people and systems in a mutually supportive way that brings results and clear value not just to our clients, but to the world around us.
We are committed to the BIG picture and clearly define objectives and metrics so that we know we have succeeded.
We recognize that our partners are dependent on the results of our shared commitments.
We cultivate an environment conducive to the sharing of ideas in pursuit of a clearly defined goal.
We appreciate the universal capacity for growth and pursue learning with rigor.
OUR BIG VALUES
pushing beyond the status quo with audacity and tenacity
sharing and leveraging what we have to propel our combined efforts
creating new ideas, outcomes, and opportunities for others while creating value for ourselves
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Collegium
Collegium and its partner companies are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse, promotes positivity, and instills a can-do attitude in everyone.
We think of the Collegium community as family, free of discrimination and prejudice, where all are treated fairly and with respect, and given equal opportunity in every aspect of their experience with us.
We take pride in a professional environment that celebrates individual differences and the myriad ways in which everyone contributes and has a voice that is heard, recognized, and prized. We strongly oppose all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination. Collegium and its partner companies prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, disability, age, pregnancy and maternity, religion, national or ethnic origin, military or veteran status, or other characteristics protected by state or federal law or local ordinance. These beliefs are the cornerstone values that underpin what we call The Collegium Way and thinking BIG – Bold, Interdependent, and Generative.
This is our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion policy and it is active. We apply it to every aspect of employment, including recruitment, compensation, access to facilities, benefits, and discipline procedures. It is monitored and reviewed regularly.
Collegium's leadership team is focused on building a continually growing system of collaboration among partner firms.
Founder and Chair
- Management & Strategy
- Talent Recruitment & Development
- Branding & Communications
- Technology & Data
ACTIO | Branding & Communications
Actio is a strategic and creative communications agency. From program development to stakeholder engagement to disruptive communications campaigns, we help clients unleash the power of their brand’s purpose to accelerate social change and business impact.
Meitler | Management & Strategy, Technology & Data
Meitler is a leader in strategic planning, instituting change, and problem solving specialized for religious and private schools, parishes, and Catholic (arch)dioceses. Planning processes and tools used by Meitler lead clients to make smarter decisions, strengthen their missions, and realize the full potential of their supporters and donors.
Fenton | Branding & Communications
Fenton is a company of communications strategists for social change. Their clients include nonprofits, foundations, advocates and brands championing today’s important progressive issues. Fenton helps clients achieve their goals by raising awareness that sparks movements, changes behavior, and generates support for a more just, equitable and sustainable world.
Lowand B. Hold | Management & Strategy, Branding & Communications
Lowand B. Hold is an international full-service brand reputation consulting firm specializing in strategic growth through applied analytics and purposeful engagement of stakeholders.
Graham-Pelton | Fundraising, Management & Strategy, Talent Recruitment & Development, Technology & Data
Graham-Pelton is a fundraising consulting firm serving leading nonprofit organizations worldwide. We work across the entire philanthropic landscape, providing sector-specific expertise tailored to each client’s unique needs.
Averill | Fundraising
Averill Fundraising Solutions is a full-service fundraising consulting firm. With decades of combined experience serving every nonprofit sector, we ensure that fundraising efforts, from annual appeals to capital campaigns, consistently exceed expectations.
GP Catholic Services | Fundraising
GP Catholic Services is a leading fundraising consulting firm serving the Catholic Church. We offer comprehensive development assessments, fundraising communications, and major gift strategies, in addition to designing and managing fundraising campaigns for (arch)dioceses and Catholic organizations.
Beyond Gratitude | Fundraising, Technology & Data
Beyond Gratitude™ is Graham-Pelton’s distinct and fully integrated grateful patient fundraising program. Expanding on traditional patient fundraising models, Beyond Gratitude combines donor motivation with data-driven insights to identify the highest quality prospects.
LoBue & Majdalany | Management & Strategy
L&M has assisted a diverse group of industry trade associations and professional societies in reaching their full potential for more than 25 years. Association boards benefit from our knowledge and expertise by becoming more effective leaders for their memberships, while their organizations thrive from our accredited management and operations services.
PR & Company | Branding & Communications
PR & Company is a boutique communications firm serving a diverse client base of private, technology, nonprofit, and foundation clients. The heart of our work is in education and advocacy on behalf of women and children.
Ruotolo Associates | Fundraising, Management & Strategy, Talent Recruitment & Development
Ruotolo Associates provides impactful and effective counsel in fundraising, strategic direction, and communications. We specialize in service to faith-based and secular nonprofit organizations to meet their advancement and philanthropic needs. Drawing on our extensive network and knowledge of the philanthropic industry, we also provide executive search services in identifying and securing top development and leadership professionals.
J. Donovan Associates | Fundraising
J. Donovan Associates, a national fundraising firm and a leader in the hospital and healthcare sector, was an early-stage Collegium acquisition. More recently, as part of a Collegium consolidation opportunity, the firm’s assets were redirected to a Collegium partner company, Graham-Pelton.
Graham-Pelton Europe | Fundraising
Graham-Pelton Europe serves leading nonprofit institutions throughout Europe. Recognized for our pragmatic approach to fundraising, we offer a full range of services, including development assessments, planning studies, and interim services.
SBI Association Management | Management & Strategy, Technology & Data
SBI Association Management is known for providing innovative technology solutions, marketing, event management, financial, and executive services to manage and grow member-based professional societies and associations. For more than 40 years, SBI has provided strategic counsel and managed the day-to-day operations of its client organizations so their members can thrive.