Please find below a representative listing of projects for which The Swinton Group has provided fundraising counsel:



  • American Writers Museum: Capital Campaign Counsel for the establishment of the American Writers Museum; Annual Fundraising Program plan development, implementation and counsel; Inaugural Gala consultation
  • American Blues Theater: Fundraising Feasibility Study for Capital Campaign
  • Anshe Emet Synagogue: Capital Campaign Counsel
  • Arkansas Arts Center: Capital Campaign counsel for Campaign for Our Cultural Future, a reimagining of the Arts Center by Jeanne Gang and her practice, Studio Gang; signature Capital Campaign events, development and consultation
  • Art Paul Project/Moraquest Productions: Special Project Campaign Counsel for the Art Paul Documentary
  • Chicago Architecture Foundation: Meet Your City Capital Campaign for the establishment of the Chicago Architecture Center
  • Chicago Youth Centers: Believe in Kids Gala 2017, 2018, 2019; Planned Giving Program development, implementation and counsel; Major Gifts counsel
  • Northlight Theatre: Fundraising Feasibility Study for Capital Campaign; initial Capital Campaign Counsel for new Theatre Center
  • Victory Gardens Theater: Board Development; Major Gifts Program plan development, implementation and counsel; Annual Fundraising Program plan development, implementation and counsel; Capital Campaign and Planning Giving program development, implementation and counsel
  • Winnetka Community House: Fundraising Feasibility Study for Capital Campaign; Capital Campaign counsel


"The Swinton Group’s Capital Campaign Feasibility Study was extremely thorough and thoughtful, and it provides an actionable road map for campaign positioning and fundraising. Our leadership and volunteers have valued their interaction with The Swinton Group’s consultants."


- Kim Hoopingarner, Director of Advancement
​Northlight Theatre


"Swinton is a trusted partner, and is very effective in bringing our volunteers together to build consensus around campaign solicitation and fundraising plans."

- Mimi B. Weisberg, Director of Development
​ Anshe Emet Synagogue

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Full Company Studio at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago