SECTOR

Enriching Education

Supporting the growth and advancement of leading primary, secondary, and higher education institutions.

University of Windsor

University of Windsor needed to raise C$250 million to build a new downtown campus and a Center for Engineering Innovation. This plan that would increase enrollment, student support, and expand research capabilities. Today, CCS continues to support the university with its campaign, which has raised C$147 million to date.

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Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School

Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School, in the U.K., wanted to maintain its reputation for excellence by creating new opportunities for teachers and expanding pastoral support for students. The Vaughan partnered with CCS on their first ever campaign, Love and Service, which successfully reached its goal of £7 million.

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American School of Paris

The American School of Paris was seeking to renovate campus facilities, which would require a major capital campaign. Building on a long partnership, CCS supported the School on its largest fundraising initiative, which raised over €10 million.

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Queen’s University Belfast

Queen’s University Belfast was making plans for a new Integrated Student Centre, a significant undertaking. CCS was brought on to conduct a feasibility study, and was able to provide Queen’s with far-ranging, effective strategies for running its next major campaign.

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Horace Mann School

Horace Mann School’s $100 million effort for facility improvements was designed to inspire scientific study, encourage community, promote wellness, and strengthen athletics for current and future students. CCS was brought on to manage the school’s campaign, HM in Motion. As of March 2018, over $91 million has been raised, including...

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The Lab School

The Lab School partnered with CCS Fundraising to plan, develop, and activate the $10 million campaign Transforming Lives. Transforming Education. to transform the campus into a world-class institution. With the campaign’s early success and momentum, the School met its goal in and set its sights on raising an additional $2 million.

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University of Florida

After successfully closing one of its largest campaigns, the University of Florida decided to double its philanthropic effort. CCS assisted with extensive campaign planning and assessment, as well as enhancing engagement strategies. To date, UF closed the largest private gift in the history of the institution.

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Brown University

Brown University launched its largest ever fundraising campaign seeking $3 billion to enact a ten-year strategic plan. CCS was enlisted mid-campaign to help Brown revisit its plan regarding prospect management and proposal pipelines. To date, the campaign has passed the halfway mark of its goal.

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Schwarzman Scholars

The Schwarzman Scholars program was created to establish an endowment for a master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. CCS was brought on to design and manage a $450 million campaign, the largest charitable effort in China’s history, which has so far raised $430 million.

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United States Naval Academy

The United States Naval Academy required funding for the building of eight new Centers of Excellence. CCS helped design their campaign, Strategic Plan 2020, from the ground up, and so far the campaign has secured the largest gifts in the history of the Academy.

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Foundation for Maine’s Community Colleges

The Foundation for Maine’s Community Colleges was created to support the state’s community colleges at a time when state funding was declining. CCS was retained to develop a campaign with an initial goal of $10 million, and which raised $23 million for endowment, programmatic, and capital needs.

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Georgetown Day School

Georgetown Day School (GDS) has embarked on a comprehensive campaign to unify its campus, bolster its financial aid program, and enhance programs through the Annual Fund. GDS has partnered with CCS to conduct a development assessment, planning study, and campaign. With 15 months remaining, the campaign is on target to...

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University College Dublin

University College Dublin sought to embark on a major campaign to fund capital projects, scholarships, and infrastructure initiatives. Having worked with CCS on several campaigns, UCD decided to partner again with the firm in 2016 to prepare a new comprehensive initiative.

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Gonzaga College SJ

Gonzaga College SJ, in Ireland, needed to fund critical investments in its facilities, so they launched a €20 million fundraising initiative. CCS was brought on to assist in the second phase of the campaign, and was able to help Gonzaga exceed its goal on time.

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