SECTOR

Expanding Arts & Culture

Helping museums, performing arts, libraries, cultural centers,
and symphonies reach their full potential.

Crocker Art Museum

Crocker Art Museum needed a large expansion to accommodate growing popularity and exhibit more traveling shows. To achieve this goal, the museum launched the most significant philanthropic campaign ever attempted in Sacramento, CA. CCS assisted them in raising over $100 million, paving the way for record numbers of visitors.

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Kansas City Symphony

The Kansas City Symphony embarked its most ambitious fundraising effort ever – a $55 million endowment campaign – to strengthen its commitment to education and the community, assert its position as a civic asset, and deepen its artistic excellence. CCS assisted the Symphony’s on its campaign planning and launch and...

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Baltimore Community Foundation

Baltimore Community Foundation embarked on an ambitious campaign with the fundraising goal of $100 million to support civic leadership, grants, initiatives, and advocacy. CCS partnered with BCF, assisting the foundation before and during the campaign. After three years, over $103 million was raised to support an impactful vision for Baltimore.

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Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

ISO needed to sustain its future by increasing awareness of its impact on the arts community and the city at large. CCS worked with ISO to nearly double its gift total, making it the highest contributed revenue year in ISO history. Following CCS’s assistance, support has increased each year.

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New York Hall of Science

NYSCI wanted to expand the museum’s capacity for education programs and exhibitions, and invest in teacher development and further research. CCS collaborated with NYSCI on a campaign which raised more than the $50 million goal, and allowed the museum to vastly increase science learning both within and beyond its walls.

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Jazz at Lincoln Center

CCS is honored to have worked with Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC) to build an endowment and increase revenue for operations and facilities to ensure this multi-dimensional cultural organization may continue to enrich and expand a global community for jazz for generations to come.

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Utah Symphony and Opera

USUO sought to maintain its status as the premiere local provider of orchestral and operatic art forms. CCS worked with the institution to raise more than $30 million on a $25 million goal, allowing them to attract high-caliber talent and ensure its permanency for decades to come.

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National Museum of African American History and Culture

NMAAHC needed to raise $270 million to establish the only national museum devoted to African American history. CCS partnered with the NMAAHC leadership on this landmark campaign, which exceeded its goal by raising more than $320 million in private philanthropic support for its historic opening in Washington, DC.

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