Who We Are

“Fair Winds and Following Seas” is a blessing that expresses hope for a voyager to reach their destination under the most favorable conditions and without interruption, strife or detour.

At Fair Winds Consulting, that is our mission for our nonprofit, small business and public sector clients. We come alongside you to achieve your goals efficiently, effectively and with the greatest return on investment. With a strategic eye, realistic plan and enthusiastic accountability, we help you soar.

“I give Fairs Winds a five-star rating on the experience of working with them, five stars on the final deliverables and five stars on the success of the project.”

– Maggie M., Northern Waters Land Trust

Our Services

We partner with small businesses, the public sector and nonprofits to clarify goals, accelerate progress and spark change for a better world.
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Organizational Excellence & Identity

How do you seize today’s opportunities while being ready for tomorrow? We help clients align staff priorities and strategic planning with actionable outcomes.

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Nonprofit Consulting

Whether your organization is evolving to better serve its mission or you are launching a new initiative, we’ll help you meet the future strategically and confidently.

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Training & Talent Development

People are our greatest and most dynamic resource. Our suite of in-person and virtual trainings and talent development offerings are efficient, mindful and impactful.

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Nonprofit Fund Development

Fund development is more than fundraising! We’ll help you identify, build and sustain the essential community, staff and supporter relationships so your work has maximum impact.

NEW! Virtual Professional Development Programs

The Changemaker Collective for Nonprofits

Online training program and virtual community of nonprofit professionals. A place for passionate people to take their skillsets to the next level!

The Growth Zone for Women in Businesses

A flexible, virtual program that pairs education with support and accountability to help your small business flourish.

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