E. L. Freeman, LLC is a respected development consulting firm that engages with nonprofit organizations in several ways. The firm’s principal focus is on building long-term relationships with clients that engage E. L. Freeman, LLC for strategic consulting services. In this capacity E. L. Freeman, LLC works as a partner to help organizations develop their own capacity, for growing gift assets. Additional information about E. L. Freeman, LLC’s clients can be found on the Clients page.

Outside its work in strategic consulting, the breadth of expertise E. L. Freeman, LLC offers to organizations is represented in the following list of presentations, seminars, and classes provided for organizations in central and southeast Virginia:

Network Peninsula
Board Governance Series
Planning Strategically
Annual Fund
Beginning a Planned Giving Program

Southside Nonprofit Resource Center, Focus Inc.
Major Gifts – Making the Ask
Capital Campaigns

Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives (VAFRE)
What does a Fundraising Consultant do?
Characteristics of Organizations with Strong Fundraising Programs
Communication before Fundraising
Capital Campaigns from Womb to Tomb
Practical Tools for Small Development Shop

University of Richmond’s Institute on Philanthropy Part-time Faculty
Get Ready, Get Set, Go - Capital Campaigns
Annual Fund
Development for the Small Shop
Board Governance Series

University of Richmond Undergraduate Arts Management Program
Creating your Case Statement

Williamsburg Nonprofit Boot Camp 2009
This is the Annual Fund!

Center for Nonprofit Excellence, Charlottesville, VA, Instructor
Board-led, Staff-driven model of fundraising

Volunteer Hampton Roads
Designing Your Comprehensive Development Plan

AFP Virginia Fundraising Institute

National Philanthropy Day Norfolk, VA
Donor Centered Fundraising and the Annual Fund

Select Speaking Engagements and Presentations
Amelia County Library
Basic Truths of Capital Campaigns

Children’s Home Society, Richmond, VA

Community Action Agency, Williamsburg, VA
Strategic Planning

Crater Community Hospice, Petersburg, VA
Capital Campaigns

Grove Christian Outreach Center, Williamsburg, VA
The Capital Campaign Journey

Olde Towne Medical Center, Williamsburg, VA
Special Events – making sure they are special

Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Society of CPAs