Not-for-Profit Consulting

With 30 years of experience in project management, strategic communications, sponsorship development, cause-related marketing and events, Robyn Stein works with nonprofits to leverage impact and drive visibility on issues of social, economic, criminal and racial justice.

Whether working internally on a project basis, consulting with your team or creating strategies around an organization-wide issue, Stein designs and works with management and staff to implement plans that meet your needs. She has expertise in the following areas:

  • Strategic Fundraising, Marketing and Communications: Working with your team to develop long-term plans, update messaging, and create SMART goals, measurable objectives and realistic tactics.
  • Corporate Sponsorship and Partnerships: Creating benefit and giveback programs, contract negotiations and stewardship.
  • Cause-related Marketing: Conceiving and implementing ideas and models for success and growth, audience and industry development and marketing.
  • Event Production: Consulting and leading teams on committee development and leadership plans, internal team management, budgeting, logistics and coordination with committees, honorees, sponsors, partners, and board members
  • Celebrity Engagement: Conceiving how to best utilize and coordinate appearances and involvement with interested public figures such as politicians, sports stars, actors from Broadway, television and film

A select list of partners and organizations Stein has worked with includes:

Nonprofit Community

  • American Library Association
  • Center for Health, Environment and Justice.
  • City Harvest
  • Citymeals-on-Wheels
  • Exoneration Project
  • Harlem Stage
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America
  • Safe Horizon

Corporations and Publishers

  • ABC Disney
  • BlackRock
  • Citi
  • Deloitte
  • Duane Reade
  • EY
  • Food and Wine Magazine
  • NBC Universal
  • Random House
  • Saveur Magazine
  • Starbucks
  • Town and Country

Chef and Restaurant Community

  • Bacon and Beer Classic
  • Daniel Boulud
  • Harlem EatUp!
  • Marc Murphy
  • Charlie Palmer
  • Eric Ripert
  • Marcus Samuelsson
  • Saveur’s Holiday Social

For more info or to discuss a proposal, contact Robyn at or 917.763.0484