When the choice is raising awareness or raising funds,
there is no alternative!

Raising Awareness, Raising Funds is a consulting firm serving the non-profit sector with
grant writing and fundraising event management services. With over 20 years’ experience in
fundraising and special event management, Principal Carolyn Caldwell, CEP, will put her
expertise to work for your fundraising project.

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Carolyn Caldwell wins a $35,000 grant for the Columbus Museum of Art from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Who We Are

Carolyn Caldwell, CEP, Principal, is active on the Board of her local chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals, and served as President of her local chapter of Grant Professionals Association. Learn more

Who We Serve

We strive to serve non-profit organizations involved in the visual and performing arts, animal welfare, nature and the environment, historic preservation and community development. Learn more

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When the choice is Raising Awareness or Raising Funds –there is no alternative. Schedule a free consultation now! Click here

Our Services


We have more than 20 years’ experience working on fundraising events for art groups, historic preservation societies, higher education, major hospitals and medical centers, and national foundations. Explore our services below to learn how Raising Awareness, Raising Funds can benefit your organization.

  1. Grant proposal writing
  2. Funder research
  3. Proposal review and editing
  4. Workshops for your staff, board or volunteers on Grant Writing Basics
  1. Assess and evaluate current funding sources, needs and infrastructure
  2. Identify organizational goals and objectives
  3. Build a realistic plan including marketing, events, volunteer committee structure, and donor research, cultivation, and stewardship
  4. Work with your key leadership (paid staff, board or volunteer) to tailor a plan to your specific organization
  1. Conceptualizing and organizing your fundraiser
  2. Drafting sponsorship levels, proposals and contracts
  3. Workshops for your staff, board or volunteers on Planning a Successful Fundraising Event
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