Michael D. Rubin & Associates is a full-service, fundraising consulting firm.


We are strategists, writers, researchers, guides, planners, evaluators, mentors, and implementors. We instill our values of partnership, reliability, wisdom, listening, and integrity in every project we undertake. And we roll up our sleeves and work side-by-side with nonprofits around the world, empowering them to achieve their missions and dreams.

Our associates have more than 100 years of combined fundraising expertise, bringing impactful and measurable solutions to each client.

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Our strategic and collaborative philanthropic counsel has impacted non-profits across a variety of disciplines.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis With a successful history of serving St. Louis youth at ten locations across St. Louis City and County, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis recognized a need to expand its services in the region... READ MORE two boys standing in front of new building Miriam School and Academy Miriam School and Academy The Miriam School reaches over 1,000 students annually through its comprehensive services. Following a successful campaign in 2012, Miriam hired Rubin & Associates to conduct a feasibility study... READ MORE students hanging from a tree St. Charles Community College St. Charles Community College St. Charles Community College (SCC) is a public two-year college in suburban St. Charles County, Missouri. Rubin & Associates was hired by the institution to help strengthen board involvement in fundraising. READ MORE student writing in classroom Jewish Family Services of St. Louis (JFS) Jewish Family Services of St. Louis (JFS) Jewish Family Services of St. Louis (JFS) has provided children, adults, and seniors in the St. Louis region with the supports they need to lead vibrant, healthy lives. To ensure they had the necessary resources to support... READ MORE decorating with seniors EasterSeals Midwest EasterSeals Midwest EasterSeals Midwest has been serving families in the St. Louis region for more than 50 years. With the transition of its long-serving chief development officer, EasterSeals Midwest sought an independent assessment... READ MORE portrait of a girl with down syndrome St. Laurence High School St. Laurence High School St. Laurence High School is a Catholic co-ed school on the south side of Chicago. Rubin & Associates conducted a feasibility study and through analysis recommended moving ahead with a $5 million campaign. READ MORE four boys posing for camera inside school USO of Illinois USO of Illinois Since 1941, the USO has served as a nonprofit organization that receives no direct government funding, but relies solely on the generosity of the American people. With its centers in dire need of modernization... READ MORE military father holding smiling child in arms Central Institute for the Deaf Central Institute for the Deaf A global leader in deaf education, Central Institute for the Deaf (CID) helped mark its Centennial in 2014 by launching a $25 million capital and endowment campaign with the expertise of Rubin & Associates. READ MORE two deaf children talking to each other The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation The Hewlett Foundation has been among the first major philanthropies to invest substantially in the cyber field, helping to build infrastructure, spark innovation in research and policy-making... READ MORE Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Owensboro Museum of Fine Art The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art (OMFA) is the second largest art museum in Kentucky. Rubin & Associates conducted a feasibility study to provide specific steps and strategies to help strengthen OMFA as an institution... READ MORE outside photo of museum

What our clients are saying

Mary Bryan Hood – Director, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art “Rubin and Associates worked well with our leadership and provided us with an honest assessment of our institution and our plans. They gave us concrete options to consider moving forward, which we appreciated.” Mary Bryan Hood – Director, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Flint W. Fowler, PhD – President, Boys & Girls Club of Greater St. Louis “Michael and Wendy helped us get ready for a significant campaign. Their experience and judgment were vital in ramping up our efforts. And they took the extra steps to position us to move ahead with confidence.” Flint W. Fowler, PhD – President, Boys & Girls Club of Greater St. Louis Robin Feder, CFRE – Executive Director, Central Institute for the Deaf “Rubin & Associates made it look so easy, keeping track of every donor, every detail, and providing guidance and strategies that are always targeted, thoughtful and spot-on. Thanks for being part of our team, encouraging us every step of the way.” Robin Feder, CFRE – Executive Director, Central Institute for the Deaf