Partners in Philanthropy will be there to guide in every step of the development process-- from helping your organization identify what you would like to raise money for, to outlining the case for support through making the ask; from outlining a pledge payment strategy through closing the gift. 


Partners in Philanthropy, LLC is a full-service professional fundraising consulting business, specializing in individual and corporate fundraising; major gift training and solicitation; capital campaign planning, management and execution; annual giving campaigns; prospect research and identification; special event planning and implementation; board development and solicitation training; donor recognition and stewardship programs; and strategic fundraising communication and materials development.

The associates of Partners in Philanthropy are Louise Rosarbo Dinsmore, Cheryl Comai and Katie Sklar who collectively bring over 70 years of combined experience in community-based fundraising.  Our Team shares a passion for all aspects of fundraising and are ready to assist you in achieving your organization’s philanthropic objectives. 

In recognizing that each client is unique and deserves the personalized, hands-on attention that only a professional firm such as Partners in Philanthropy can provide, there is nothing in your fundraising objectives that cannot be accomplished by working together, in partnership, to achieve the best possible results for your organization’s short and long term goals. Our philosophy is rooted in creating and maintaining a partnership to help your organization build a sustainable development program for years to come. 

Louise Dinsmore, Cheryl Comai and Katie Sklar are dedicated to helping non-profit organizations throughout Rhode Island, nearby Massachusetts and Connecticut realize their full fundraising potential while continuously making our community a better place in which to live, work, raise our families and care for others.


There are many high quality fundraising consultants for you choose as your philanthropic partner.  Few offer the comprehensive services and the start-to-finish, hands-on, personal guidance. 

What differentiates Partners in Philanthropy is our development “TEAM” approach.  We offer strategic advice to you and your team, working with you as partners, accompanying you on face-to-face visits, working with you every step of the way to implement fund raising strategies to successfully meet your organization’s fund raising objectives.