Philanthropic Issue Funds: Impact Opportunities for Donors and Organization

On June 13, Sherry Consulting will be featured in a webinar co hosted by the Raikes Foundation on philanthropic issue funds.



The Growth of Pooled Funds in Philanthropy

In collaboration with the Raikes Foundation, Sherry Consulting investigated how pooled funds can increase the efficacy of individual donors, who represent over 70% of giving in the U.S.



Philanthropy 2017: New Politics, New Realities

Christine’s Continuing Studies course at Stanford investigated the changing political landscape and the way in which nonprofits, philanthropies, and the public have mobilized in response.



“Advocacy is Everywhere” with Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund

In February 2018, Christine facilitated the first session in SV2’s Deep Dive Workshop on advocacy. The event helped partners, grantees, and investors know if, when, and how to incorporate advocacy into their work. 



Making an Impact: A Guide to Strategic Philanthropy

Alongside the J.P. Morgan Philanthropy Centre, Sherry Consulting defines how to plan, execute, and evaluate impactful grants in this 2-part report.


Sherry Consulting delivers custom research, facilitation, strategic planning, and coaching strengthened by decades of leadership and expertise in numerous issue areas.



  • In-depth and bespoke investigations for your specific needs

  • Opportunities across current and emerging issues

  • Field scan leader


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  • Founding Director of The Philanthropy Workshop West and a lecturer with Stanford Continuing Studies

Strategic Planning

  • Short- and long-term goal setting and execution

  • 30 years of experience in philanthropy, business, law and global affairs

Personal Advising

  • Tailored consultations and coaching

  • Support on a range of issues from leadership succession, to grantee due diligence, to board governance


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