Cultural Leadership

for a Creative World

Our Mission

Management with Impact

At DUNCH, we’re focused on the long-term sustainability of the cultural sector. Our expert teams offer fundraising, recruitment and strategy tailored to client needs. We source strong leaders and share best practices for organizational success in a fast-changing world. We honor what makes creative organizations unique, operating from New York City, the world’s most diverse cultural capital.

Our Services


We are global leaders in cultural fundraising excellence.


We match extraordinary candidates with outstanding organizations.


We develop mission-focused strategy that is impactful and fundable.

Our Success


Organizations Served

DUNCH team members have served more than 125 cultural organizations on three continents and across every artistic discipline.

Over half of our clients have re-engaged us.


New Dollars Raised

Think you’ve reached your fundraising ceiling?

We doubt it! On average, 45% of the total dollars we raise come from new sources.


New Prospects

Is your fundraising pipeline empty?

We have a strong track record of cultivating new prospects who become generous donors.

Case Studies

New York Theater Workshop

Houston Symphony

Dorrance Dance

Gibney Dance

On Site Opera

Our Clients

Leading Transformation

Meet our Clients

News and Ideas

Our People

A Culture of Leadership

We are smart, energetic, optimistic, entrepreneurial leaders who care about the future of culture in society. We are hands-on experts who bring a personal passion for arts and culture to each engagement.

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