Presiding Bishop Visits Bethany School Campaign Site

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September 23, 2016
Glendale, OH - The presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, the Most Reverend Michael B. Curry, visited Bethany School on Friday, September 23rd to help with a major capital campaign effort planned for the school.

The Oldest Fundraising Firm in the United States Offers Complimentary Editions of New Book to Assist Schools in Development

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August 12, 2016
Falls Church, Virginia - James D. Klote, President & CEO of Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt, Inc., (WD&R) announced today the release of the recently published book Development: Back to Basics Fundraising Principles for School Campaigns.

Historic Groundbreaking

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August 12, 2016
New Haven, IN - Central Lutheran School in New Haven broke ground on August 12th for a major building project that will be financed as the result of a recently completed capital campaign by Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt.

Indiana School Kicks off Capital Campaign with Nearly $4.5 Million!! Extraordinary Project. Extraordinary Commitment.

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January 13, 2016
New Haven, IN - Central Lutheran School kicked off its “Thankful for Our Heritage - Committed to Our Future” Capital Campaign in record style. As of January 9th, just over 100 families had already committed over $4.42 million dollars.

Central Lutheran School Moves into a Capital Campaign

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October 26, 2015
New Haven, IN - “We’re moving forward to raise money for a practical and ambitious plan.” That was the conclusion reached by the principal of Central Lutheran School of New Haven, Indiana recently after a successful 6-week Readiness Assessment.

2015 Best of Chicago awarded to Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt

Chicago, IL – Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt, Inc. has been selected again for the Best of Chicago Award in the Fund Raising Consulting category by the Chicago Award Program.

Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt, Inc. Receives 2013 Best of Chicago Award

Chicago Award Program Honors the Achievement

Chicago, IL -- Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt, Inc. has been selected for the 2013 Best of Chicago Award in the Fund Raising Consulting category by the Chicago Award Program.

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship Approves Moving Forward with a Capital Campaign

Morristown, NJ - November 25, 2013 -- On Sunday November 24, 2013 members of Morristown Unitarian Fellowship gathered at a Special Congregational Meeting to vote on a Resolution whether to move forward with a membership based Capital Campaign. Over 170 of its 350 adult members participated in this meeting. The congregation voted overwhelmingly in favor of the resolution.

New York Magazine Recognizes Ward, Dreshman and Reinhardt, Inc. for Exceptional Service to Nonprofits

December 13, 2013

Falls Church, VA – Jim Klote, President and CEO of Ward, Dreshman & Reinhardt, Inc. and Erin West, Vice President of Operations, were recently interviewed by Amy Armstrong for an article in The Suit magazine. The magazine, based in New York, NY, evaluates business owners and professionals and strives to provide an insight into the success of their organizations.

The Country’s Oldest Fundraising Firm Re-launches Itself At The NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) Annual Conference

Falls Church, VA March 23, 2011 -- New ideas in Campaign Fundraising come along rarely. Even more rare is one of the country’s most distinguished fundraising firms re-conceiving its approach in order to respond to new economic and digital realities. When new ideas and innovative approaches to non-profit fundraising are mandated by changing times, it takes the oldest firm in the country to lead the way.

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