Our Impact

Cause Effective was founded in 1981 to help nonprofits organize special events that furthered their missions and served their constituents. 

In the decades since, Cause Effective has helped thousands of clients become more strategic in how they fundraise and “friendraise,” thereby contributing to the health and well-being of countless communities and individuals.
As a result of the work we’ve done together, Cause Effective clients have:

  • Raised more than $75 million in additional funds.
  • Secured $6+ million worth of in-kind support.
  • Added 600+ new board members to their teams.
  • Established 200+ board fundraising committees.
  • Produced thousands of successful special events and anniversary campaigns that raised visibility, funds and friends.