With a true passion for strategy, SCP has led hundreds of nonprofit organizations, associations and nongovernmental organizations – both domestically and internationally – through comprehensive strategic planning, leadership development, operational efficiency and fundraising-readiness programs.

SCP Helps Ensure Mission Success

At Strategic Consulting Partners, we collaborate with mission-driven leaders and organizations to maximize their efforts to solve society’s most important challenges. Our goal is to help leaders build organization capacity to make our communities a better place for all of us to work, live, and play.

We can provide a full range of services to define your organization’s vision, develop your strategic initiatives, support your organization’s governance, complete organizational assessment, and provide interim management if needed.

SCP consultants come from different backgrounds, experiences, and disciplines, and all are committed to making a meaningful difference and impact in the world. Our consultants are experienced in nonprofit leadership roles and are also Licensed Consultants with the Standards of Excellence program for organization governance in both Pennsylvania and Maryland.

Standards for Excellence
Maryland Licensed Consultant

Standards for Excellence
Pennsylvania Licensed Consultant

Member Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations


For the last 25 years, SCP has worked with over 200 nonprofit organizations by facilitating strategic planning efforts, providing board development, building fundraising strategies, and interim management services, and. Our team of experienced nonprofit leaders are expert facilitators and strategists.

Working closely with leadership, key personnel, boards of directors and other stakeholders, Strategic Consulting Partners not only develops plans that tie into organizational goals, but also helps the management team implement core elements of the strategy that can be cascaded through all levels of the organization.

SCP evaluates the mission impact and financial viability of each program and service to ensure that the organization can meet the goals outlined in the strategic plan. SCP partners with the board to build accountability and align board governance with the Standards for Excellence practices.

Our Process

SCP consultants design the engagement to meet the varied needs of an organization. We are a strategic consulting company, and our impact begins with strategy development and alignment of the organization to the goals and priorities established.

graphic of SCP's services for nonprofit clients

We provide a diagnostic review of your organization through a thorough assessment to identify strengths and challenges, develop your leadership and board through professional development and coaching, and provide interim management and support if the organization is experiencing a transition in leadership.

Our passion for the greater good is immeasurable.

And so is the good we do for nonprofit organizations. Read about some of our nonprofit work.

Nonprofit and Association Client List

  • World Learning
  • Mechanicsburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Harrisburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Gettysburg Chamber of Commerce
  • West Shore Chamber of Commerce
  • Arlington Chamber of Commerce
  • Adams County Arts Council
  • BCA Study Abroad
  • PA Association for the Blind (PAB)
  • PA Bar Institute
  • PA Association of Realtor
  • InSight Services
  • Harrisburg Automobile Trade Association (HATA)
  • PA Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO)
  • Lancaster Day Care Center (LDCC)
  • Lancaster Dollars for Higher Learning (LDHL)
  • Lancaster Recovery Task Force (LRTF)
  • Harrisburg Young Professionals
  • ACTION Health
  • CONTACT Helpline
  • Olivia House
  • Scranton Cultural Center
  • Inglis
  • PA Funeral Directors Association
  • PA Society for Association Executives (PASAE)
  • PA Campground Association
  • Leadership Harrisburg
  • Leadership Cumberland
  • Mission Central
  • Northeast Regional Cancer Institute
  • UC Green
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Disability Rights Pennsylvania (DRP)
  • Disability Rights Maryland (DRM)
  • Eagle F.C. (Formerly known as HMMS)
  • Dress for Success of Central PA
  • PA Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Network (PAIRWN)
  • PA Association of Family Physicians (PAFP)
  • Pennsylvania Academy for General Dentistry
  • Hospital and Healthcare Association of Pennsylvania (HAP)
  • Ambulance Association of PA
  • ATRA
  • Project SHARE
  • Eagle Foundation
  • Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC)
  • Clinic for Special Children
  • Ligmincha International
  • Hope Within Ministries
  • Hospice of Central PA
  • UCP of Central Pennsylvania
  • Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP)
  • Bridges to Independence (B2I)
  • National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center (NIWRC)
  • Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR)
  • Asian Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence (APIIDV)
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV)
  • Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP)
  • Pennsylvania Parks and Forest Foundation (PPFF)
  • Cumberland County Library System (CCLS)
  • United Methodist Home for Children
  • Nonprofit Resource Network (NRN)