for a Creative World
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.
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.
Is your fundraising pipeline empty?
We have a strong track record of cultivating new prospects who become generous donors.
News and Ideas
On November 29, 2016, the digital fundraising initiative #GivingTuesday celebrated its fifth anniversary by motivating 1,560,000 donors around the world to donate $168,000,000 to…
There’s a sea change coming for the arts and cultural sector—and not just in its audiences. Behind the footlights, traditional arts management structures are…
In the Harvard Business Review recently, nonprofit veteran Dan Palotta issued a provocative call to arms: What Foundations are Missing About Capacity Building. In…
DUNCH founder Emma Dunch traveled to her home town of Sydney, Australia as a key note speaker on “The Art of Fundraising” at the…