Paul D’Alessandro

Paul D’Alessandro, J.D., CFRE, is a Vice President at Innovest Portfolio Solutions and is responsible for business development in faith-based and nonprofit markets. He works closely with the Marketing Team to develop new business and relationships within these two sectors. Paul has more than 30 years of experience working in philanthropy and with nonprofits.  He is also founder and chairman of High Impact Nonprofit Advisors which is a fundraising and strategic management consulting company.   As a nonprofit specialist expert and a practicing attorney, Paul has worked with high-level global philanthropists vetting and negotiating their strategic gifts to charitable causes. He is a recognized speaker and presenter in the nonprofit sector and has spoken at leading conferences and workshops. Paul is the author of The Future of Fundraising: How Philanthropy's Future is Here with Donors Dictating the Terms.   He is also a Nonprofit PRO Advisory Board member working on expanding thought leadership in the industry.  Paul received his BBA from the University of Notre Dame and a Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law. He is a licensed attorney in Florida, New York, and New Jersey and member of the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.  Additionally, Paul is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).

The Benefits of Relational and Values-Based Fundraising for Nonprofits

By recommitting to traditional American values, nonprofits can strengthen donor relationships and improve their fundraising results.