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501 Consultants, Inc.

501 Consultants, Inc.

Delivering full management and project-based consulting, we offer recognized expertise to propel nonprofits forward.

203 Mission Ave Ste 107
PO Box 745
Cashmere, WA 98815-1607

Contact

Lindee Juette
Direct line: (509) 782-1200

Expertise

Advocacy

  • Community organizing
  • Registered lobbyist

Boards/Governance

  • Board coaching & training
  • Board recruitment & development
  • Board roles & responsibilities
  • Board self-evaluation

Facilitation

  • Board meetings/retreats

Financial Management

  • Accounting & financial controls
  • Bookkeeping
  • Budgeting
  • Cash flow management
  • Grants administration
  • Payroll
  • Taxes

Fundraising & Development

  • Development planning
  • Event planning & management
  • Grant writing

Management & Operations

  • Administration
  • Lean engineering/process improvement
  • Operating policies/procedures
  • Operations management
  • Organizational analysis

Other

  • Association management
  • Conference & retreat planning
  • Project management

Planning & Organizational Development

  • Alliances & collaboration
  • Business plans
  • Emergency & continuity planning
  • Executive advisor
  • Mission & vision development
  • Organizational development
  • Planning
  • Program development
  • Starting a nonprofit
  • Strategic planning

About 501 Consultants, Inc.

501 Consultants partners with nonprofits and their leadership to help solve their most pressing strategic challenges. Combining industry knowledge with organizational management skills, we provide vast experience, that focuses on nonprofit success.

Based in the geographic center of Washington State, 501 Consultants, Inc. serves national, regional, and local clients. From full management to project-based consulting, our experience with nonprofits assists groups and associations to advance their interests.

For management and administrative clients, we fulfill the role of staff – with contracts varying according to the scope of work needed. On the consulting side, our services are customized and include strategic planning, board and executive training, start up assistance, and even help unwinding an organization, if needed.

Shaped by decades of experience working with associations, foundations, agencies, board members, committees, and staffs, the team at 501 Consultants, Inc. understands the unique challenges and exciting opportunities available to nonprofit organizations.

From the beginning, 501 Consultants, Inc. specialized in providing support and direction for nonprofit organizations, and has an array of full management and project-based consulting services. Initially, as a solo practitioner, the CEO and President, Vicky Scharlau, founded the company in 1994. Today, we are a core team of eight with diverse skills to meet complex needs and propel groups forward.

Background Info.

Subsector Experience

  • Agriculture, Public policy, Associations
  • Small grassroots organizations
  • Social services - general
  • Sports and recreation

Cultural Experience

  • Hispanic/Latino

Fee Structure

  • By project
  • Hourly rate
  • Installments based on project schedule
  • Negotiable
  • Not to exceed
  • Retainer
  • Other: Annual contract

Professional Affiliations / Licenses

  • Women Business Enterprise (WBE)

County Availability

  • All WA Counties

County Experience

  • Adams
  • Asotin
  • Benton
  • Chelan
  • Clallam
  • Clark
  • Columbia
  • Cowlitz
  • Douglas
  • Ferry
  • Franklin
  • Garfield
  • Grant
  • Grays Harbor
  • Island
  • Jefferson
  • King
  • Kitsap
  • Kittitas
  • Klickitat
  • Lewis
  • Lincoln
  • Mason
  • Okanogan
  • Pacific
  • Pend Oreille
  • Pierce
  • San Juan
  • Skagit
  • Skamania
  • Snohomish
  • Spokane
  • Stevens
  • Thurston
  • Wahkiakum
  • Walla Walla
  • Whatcom
  • Whitman
  • Yakima