Non-Profits

Incite is a marketing and strategy consulting firm that partners with non-profit organizations around fund development, corporate partnership development, brand, and communications strategies.

Incite helps non-profit organizations grow their donor base and drive community and corporate engagement while creating positive social, economic, and philanthropic impact.

Depending on the needs of the client, Incite will leverage any number of our services including Fund Development Strategy, Stakeholder Consultation & Research, Donor Cultivation & Stewardship Planning, Strategic Planning & Advisory, Corporate Partnerships, Community Engagement, Employee Engagement, and Organizational Change & Culture.

Incite’s history working with business-to-business organizations across Alberta communities also lends itself to a deep understanding of the nuances related to partnerships between non-profits and businesses. Our professional team collaborates to guide and empower non-profits through the thinking, decision-making, and execution required to drive growth in funding, position the organization with key stakeholders, align initiatives, and bring awareness to its unique value to the community.

What We Do

From brand development and internal engagement, to supporting corporate partnerships and donor cultivation, Incite’s strategic approach helps clients to better understand their audiences, clearly articulate value, align organizational resources, and connect with key donors and stakeholders to achieve success.

Fund Development

We design fund development strategies that support organizational and community objectives, including clear execution roadmaps that allow our clients to move forward with confidence.

  • Branding and Organizational Positioning
  • Relationship Development Training
  • Donor Cultivation and Stewardship Planning
  • Major Gift, Annual Giving, and Planned Giving Strategies
  • Campaign Concepts

Corporate Partnerships

We work with non-profits to rethink their sponsorship and corporate engagement approach in a way that maximizes ROI and focuses on long-term relationships.

  • Corporate Partnership Framework
  • Event Audits
  • Sponsorship Touch Points and Opportunity Development

Strategic Planning & Advisory

We facilitate decision-making and help non-profits build team and community alignment in areas of strategic importance.

  • Formal Strategic Planning
  • Team Retreats
  • Strategic Issues Management
  • Mission, Vision, Values Development

Organizational Change & Culture

We align organizational resources in a way that fosters strong internal culture to enhance the donor experience, facilitate change, and build consistency, and empower impactful community ambassadors.

  • Employee Engagement
  • Change Management
  • Corporate Communications
  • Recruitment

Stakeholder Consultation & Research

We delve into the environments of clients’ stakeholders to validate assumptions, identify areas for improvement, and uncover key observations to support decision-making.

  • Community Engagement
  • Individual and Corporate Donor Feedback
  • Employee Feedback

Our Clients

  • Athletics Alberta
  • Bredin Centre for Learning
  • Edmonton Chamber of Commerce
  • Edmonton Community Foundation
  • Edmonton Public Schools Archives & Museum
  • Fort Edmonton Foundation
  • Fort Edmonton Management Company (FEMCo)
  • Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation
  • Habitat for Humanity Edmonton
  • Homeward Trust
  • Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) Edmonton
  • Northern Lights Health Foundation
  • Pembina Institute
  • Rural Health Professions Action Plan (RhPAP)
  • Telus World of Science Edmonton
  • University Hospital Foundation
  • Wood Buffalo Community Foundation
  • YMCA of Northern Alberta
  • YWCA

The Incite team worked with our organization to establish a sustainable and well-positioned brand suite with foundational messaging pillars to support our long-term goals. From our in-depth discovery sessions through to the creative development process, Incite worked with us to understand the needs of our business and in the end delivered a tremendous product.

Darren DalgleishPresident and CEO, FEMCo (Operator of Fort Edmonton Park)