Excellence comes from Experience


The Gardner Effect, has planned over 50 non profit events. From small auctions to large scale galas that have raised over $500,000.

We can assist you with every detail of your nonprofit event from securing your venue to fundraising.  We want our clients organizations to maximize effectiveness while producing a truly memorable event.

From our initial complimentary consultation, The Gardner Effect will conduct a thorough assessment of your event and generate a clear picture of your fundraising goals. Our top priority is to clearly identify ways to increase your fundraising potential.


Event Coordination for all Nonprofit Events Includes:

  • Planner to act as head of logistics for your event
  • Unlimited phone calls, emails and local meetings with your event planner
  • Manage all event logistics ( ie registration, program, catering etc)
  • and more!

  • Additional Services Available to Nonprofit Events

    Can be added onto Coordination Services

    Event Management Add on Includes:

  • Acquiring vendor bids, vendor negotiation and full vendor management for entire event period
  • Creation of bid number/guest databases and supporting necessary documents
  • Event check out creation and execution
  • and more!

  • Event Design Add on Includes:

  • Creation of event design with client approval
  • Design of event signage - including save the dates and invitations
  • Use of TGE in house rental materials
  • and more!

  • Fundraising Add on Includes:

  • Suggested sponsorship levels and proposal guides
  • Committee fundraising training sessions
  • One on one assistance to any board members or fundraising staff
  • and more!

  • Technology Add on Includes:

  • Outsource and management of event website
  • Management and use of nonprofit event software customized to your event
  • and more!

  • Event Staffing Add on Includes:

  • Event check in
  • Live auction assistance
  • Silent auction and guest check out
  • and more!

  • Schedule your in person consultation and learn more about how we can make your non-profit event one to remember!