Our work first began in 1987 with fundraising consulting in Washington, D.C.  Today, we are a Christian-based, global firm based in Metro Atlanta with clients serving communities in the U.S., Haiti and Africa.  We are a diverse group of experts bringing creative solutions to your mission-driven nonprofit..  WE LOVE WORKING WITH PEOPLE WHO WANT TO SAVE THE WORLD.  We do not offer assembly-line type services.  We use proven tools but we offer those tools through a holistic approach.  We partner with our nonprofit clients to create success.  We define success as when your organization is thriving as a financially sustainable organization and making a meaningful impact in the communities you serve.  




Denise B. Lawrence

Founder and CEO

Our founder has spent the past 33 years working as a nonprofit executive in the ever growing and evolving nonprofit industry.  Charity Consultants was founded in 2008 to take that knowledge and experience and share it with other nonprofit executives. Our Founder, Denise B. Lawrence is a lead trainer of nonprofits for Candid - formerly the Foundation Center and Guidestar. 


Collectively, our team of experienced nonprofit professionals has raised more than $750 million for some amazing organizations in the United States, Haiti and Nigeria. Whatever your nonprofit is facing, we guarantee to give a fresh perspective. It’s this insight, coupled with innovative, long-term solutions, that helps you meet and exceed the most aggressive organization goals and expectations. Our team of fundraisers, grant writers, strategic planning specialists, data managers, marketing and communications strategists, and compliance experts are here to help you help others.


Nonprofit Consultants Coaching - Please visit the Denise B. Lawrence online community to learn more about group and one-on-one opportunities offered by our founder to build a thriving nonprofit and a sustainable and impactful as a nonprofit consultant.  LEARN MORE! 


  • major donor fundraising campaigns
  • grant writing
  • grant development
  • grant management
  • ​grant assessments
  • capital campaigns 
  • strategic planning 
  • marketing strategies 
  • board development, and
  • compliance (501c3 application submissions and other startup services)