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Mr. John Dawe

Dawe Consulting Services (DCS)

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Dawe Consulting Services (DCS)


John Dawe, MNA, CNP, CFRE has been helping organizations build influence, impact, and leadership for more than 15 years.  Serving in various organizational roles as strategic planner, change management consultant, outsourced development officer, and numerous interim leadership roles from CEO/Executive Director, CIO, CPO, and CMO, Dawe has helped organizations across the country find their voice, amplify it, and get others to share their message. 

Dawe’s extensive experience in utilizing and growing prospect lists and creating data-driven digital and volunteer-led campaigns has helped nonprofits across the country build successful fundraising programs.  He has advised countless businesses and nonprofits over the years including professional and trade associations, community foundations, advocacy organizations, colleges and universities, arts and cultural groups, hotels, restaurants, retailers, and more. He is a frequent conference presenter on topics such as nonprofit leadership and management, fundraising practices and ethics, digital fundraising, capacity building, and change leadership.

Dawe received his Masters of Nonprofit Administration (MNA) Degree with Distinction from North Park University (Chicago) in 2016. He received the CNP (Certified Nonprofit Professional) credential in 2015, CFRE (Certified Fund Raising Executive) credential in 2009, and became an AFP Master Teacher in 2010.  The Association of Fundraising Professionals Northeastern Pennsylvania Chapter recognized Dawe in 2011 for Outstanding Service.