We provide a full range of consulting and advisory services customized to your needs. We listen to your philanthropic ambitions and provide you with options ranging from targeted problem solving to long-term outsourced support. You control the decisions. Our services include:
“Bridgespan has been our trusted partner in aggressively expanding the scale and scope of our philanthropy. They work closely with us to hone our philanthropic strategies, then they do the follow through...doing the deal sourcing and diligence we need for crisp decisions. Their insights have multiplied our philanthropic impact—and it’s a lot more fun now with experts at our side.”
Bridgespan has worked with the Valhalla Charitable Foundation – the philanthropy of Scott Cook (founder of Intuit) and Signe Ostby (who has done strategic marketing and product management for P&G, IBM, Apple, HP, and others in high tech) - to set the strategy for and scale their philanthropic giving. We help by conducting rigorous due diligence on potential funding opportunities, and regularly evaluating the impact of their philanthropic portfolio. Over the past few years, Bridgespan has helped Valhalla build a vibrant portfolio of over 30 organizations in four core areas:
We have had the privilege of working with some of the most generous individuals and families on aligning their portfolio to their philanthropic ambitions.