Aspire Research Group helps you leverage fundraising intelligence to change the world

Aspire Research Group is a fundraising research consulting firm committed to helping organizations around the world connect with the right prospects—whether they are individuals, foundations, or corporations— to meet their fundraising goals. We help nonprofits to get to know their constituents better and work to strategize ways to cultivate and solicit them.

Our clients include local, national, and global organizations that are making a difference in the world. We also support fundraising consultants that want to provide their clients with high quality prospect research.

We partner with organizations to make sure you get exactly the information and support you need, when you need it.

Want to talk with someone about your unique challenges and opportunities? Schedule your free assessment consult today!

“Jennifer is extremely knowledgeable having worked in the non-profit world in many different capacities. She is able to make manageable what appears to be overwhelming and creates a plan which leads to success. Jennifer makes sure that you remain on task and her enthusiasm for the project is contagious.”

Debbie Sokolov, CFRE, MNA, Director of Development at The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art

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