The mission of Cause Communications, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is to identify and spotlight opportunities where strategic communications and collaboration can be leveraged in the nonprofit sector to achieve significant, measurable results for real social change.
Since 1999 we have successfully used analysis and creativity to educate and train more than 20,000 nonprofit leaders in the tactics of high-impact communications to advance positive social change. Cause programs and services help to share and elevate best practices in the nonprofit sector through our resource guides, tools, trainings and research.
Learn more about our educational resource books and guides, including our award-winning Communications Toolkit and trainings, and our research and insights.
Cause turned 10 years old in 2009! View our 10-Year Accomplishment Report for an at-a-glance look at where we've been and where we're going.
R. Christine Hershey
Founder and President
Anne Reisinger Whatley
Senior Training Advisor
Andre C. Oliver
Cause Advisory Board
Tom G. David
Senior Strategist, Tides Foundation
Vice President and Trustee,
Lawrence Welk Family Foundation
Principal, Mauer Kunst Consulting
Vice President, Ashoka, Global Marketing