Cause Strategy Partners

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    Cause Strategy Partners helps social good organizations achieve their missions fueled by great leadership, great strategy and, most importantly, great results.
    Our programs and services:

    • Board Placement: We partner with foundations and corporations to place diverse, talented, trained and supported professionals on nonprofit boards.
    • CSR & Corporate Foundations: We provide strategic consulting to CSR teams and corporate foundations, helping them maximize their business and community impact.
    • Board Governance: We help social good organizations optimize board performance through customized engagements designed to diagnose the root problem, develop an informed action plan & deliver solutions.
    • Board-CEO Coaching: We help nonprofit boards develop into fully engaged governing bodies working in powerful collaboration with the chief executive.

    Cause Strategy Partners is a purpose-driven enterprise that believes in harnessing the power of business for social good. We are proud to be a Certified B Corporation.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2015
    HQNew York, NY, US
    Websitecausestrategypartners.com
    Employee Ratings4.8

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    Employees (est.) (Jun 2022)24(-11%)
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    Key People/Management at Cause Strategy Partners

    Robert Acton

    Robert Acton

    Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Alexandra Hallock

    Alexandra Hallock

    Chief Operating Officer
    Erin Pierson

    Erin Pierson

    Director, Strategic Growth
    Whitley Richards

    Whitley Richards

    Chief Program Officer
    Erin M. Connell

    Erin M. Connell

    Director of BoardLead, US
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    Cause Strategy Partners Office Locations

    Cause Strategy Partners has an office in New York
    New York, NY, US (HQ)
    New York, NY, USA
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    Cause Strategy Partners Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2015

    Cause Strategy Partners Cybersecurity Score

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    B

    81/100

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    Cause Strategy Partners Blogs

    DEI as a Fiduciary Responsibility

    If your board is not actively engaged in the critical and very often challenging work of championing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) at your organization, you’re falling short of your fiduciary oversight role. The post DEI as a Fiduciary Responsibility appeared first on Cause Strategy Partner…

    What works? Strategies to attract the board members we need

    We began this series by asking the question, “Who is not in your boardroom?”  Recently, we posed the follow-up question, “What are the biggest challenges you face in building a board that reflects the diversity of the communities you service?” In a survey of our nonprofit partners, the following fou…

    The costs of a diversity quota

    Most organizations have a sense of their unique and pressing needs. But over the past two years, the single most common response among the nonprofits we speak to is: “We want to have a board that better reflects the community we serve.” When pressed for more clarity, this typically boils down to wa…

    The case for Black board leadership

    Black people serve on boards. Black people should be considered for nonprofit boards. Black people’s contributions on nonprofit boards should be valued in the same way that contributions from other board members are. Here are three reasons it is important for Black leaders to be in nonprofit boardro…

    What does it mean to have a board that reflects the community we serve?

    On June 5th, 2020, I wrote to our community sharing Cause Strategy Partners’ message of solidarity and commitment. We pledged ourselves to an “action-oriented agenda,” promising to leverage “our core knowledge, assets and resources to be a part of the solution.” We also committed to measure our prog…

    One Year Later: An Update on Our Race Equity Commitment

    On June 5th, 2020, I wrote to our community sharing Cause Strategy Partners’ message of solidarity and commitment. We pledged ourselves to an “action-oriented agenda,” promising to leverage “our core knowledge, assets and resources to be a part of the solution.” We also committed to measure our prog…
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    Cause Strategy Partners Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Cause Strategy Partners founded?

      Cause Strategy Partners was founded in 2015.

    • Who are Cause Strategy Partners key executives?

      Cause Strategy Partners's key executives are Robert Acton, Alexandra Hallock and Erin Pierson.

    • How many employees does Cause Strategy Partners have?

      Cause Strategy Partners has 24 employees.

    • Who are Cause Strategy Partners competitors?

      Competitors of Cause Strategy Partners include Volans, The Green Engineer and Nation Partners.

    • Where is Cause Strategy Partners headquarters?

      Cause Strategy Partners headquarters is located at New York, NY, USA, New York.

    • Where are Cause Strategy Partners offices?

      Cause Strategy Partners has an office in New York.

    • How many offices does Cause Strategy Partners have?

      Cause Strategy Partners has 1 office.